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Re: posix_spawn/chdir

> On Jun 15, 2021, at 4:22 AM, Piyush Sachdeva <> wrote:
>>> Progress Update 1 (Week 2)-
>>> Contrary to the timeline provided, I started working within the user-land.
>>> (src/lib/libc/gen/posix_spawn_fileactions.c, src/include/spawn.h,
>>> src/sys/sys/spawn.h
>>> The modifications made to the files can be found at:
>>> As most of the work in the user-land is done,
>>> it is my goal to work in the kernel-space for the next three weeks.
>> Good progress. It is probably better to mimick the original NetBSD tree
>> structure in userland and commit your changes on top of a baseline that
>> comes unmodified from NetBSD so that you can produce a diff that directly
>> applies to the NetBSD tree.
> Thank you!
> I will get my commits in order asap.
>> You also need to write unit-tests for userland :-)
> My initial plan was to write test cases during weeks 6&7,
> given I am not too fluent with unit testing.
> However, if the test cases are required right away,
> then I will start working on them as well.

No, you don't need to write the unit-tests right now. I was merely addressing
the comment that "most of the work in the user-land is done", because writing
proper unit-tests is more work than adding the APIs.



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