Subject: Re: gethostname and getdomainname
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 11/14/1999 17:01:26
On Nov 14, 10:54pm, firstname.lastname@example.org (Ignatios Souvatzis) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: gethostname and getdomainname
| I don't know wether XPGwhatwasit specifies an error, but SUSV2 does not, and
| no other system does, so it wouldn't be portable.
| I guess nobody else really cared...
Most of the code either does not check or specifies a large enough buffer.
I think that XPG3 is right to return an error code here. I don't expect
things to break, that were not already broken before (when the bug was