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Re: mail.local NSS awareness

On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 08:25:41PM +1000, Luke Mewburn wrote:
> POSIX doesn't document that getpwnam() can fail with EAGAIN or ETIMEDOUT;
> I think you'd be relying upon implementation-specific values.

Thinking twice about it: NetBSD's getpwnam() already sets errno to EAGAIN 
or ETIMEDOUT. Why couldn't NetBSD's mail.local rely on NetBSD's specific
implementation of getpwnam()?

Emmanuel Dreyfus

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