[ovs-dev] [PATCH 1/2] signals: Use sys_siglist[] instead of strsignal() for thread-safety.

Ed Maste emaste at freebsd.org
Wed Jun 5 20:09:02 UTC 2013


On 1 May 2013 14:25, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> strsignal() isn't thread-safety but sys_siglist[] is.  Also, according to
> the glibc manual, BSD has sys_siglist[] but not strsignal().

In fact FreeBSD has strsignal(), and it's thread safe.  I'm not sure
about NetBSD or other platforms though, and agree this doesn't hurt.



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