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RE: permissions (and other) problems

From: Barry Scott <barry.alan.scott_at_ntlworld.com>
Date: 2002-09-18 00:23:07 CEST

Posix standardised signals not ANSI C. Posix uses
sigaction() and friends.

There is also the pre-posix signals on old Unix API,
signal() etc.

Atleast on HP-UX there are both pre-posix and posix signals.
If you mix them your code breaks is subtle ways.

APR is essential to hide this mess and allow portability
across Unix let along the none Unix OS.


> i'm not sure. signal is theoretically part of the c standard, but for
> consistency's sake, we should probably use the one from apr. i'll look
> into it tonight and figure out what to do before committing.
> thanks,
> -garrett

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