Subject: Re: syslog_r (Re: CVS commit: src/lib/libc)
To: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
From: Elad Efrat <elad@NetBSD.org>
Date: 10/26/2006 07:30:59
YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
>> Module Name: src
>> Committed By: christos
>> Date: Wed Oct 25 23:49:31 UTC 2006
>> Modified Files:
>> src/lib/libc: shlib_version
>> src/lib/libc/gen: Makefile.inc syslog.3 syslog.c
>> src/lib/libc/include: namespace.h
>> Log Message:
>> add _r functions for syslog from OpenBSD
> - are you sure if it's signal-safe?
> it seems to involve stdio and even locale stuffs...
> - even if its current implementation is signal-safe,
> i don't think it's a good idea to document syslog_r as signal-safe.
the OpenBSD implementation is documented to be signal-safe, but that
might be because functions it relies on were also made signal-safe, at
take a look at their signal(3):