POSIX.4 Programmers Guide

Errata for POSIX.4 Programmers Guide

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page 124

"shm_descr=shm_open(SHM_AREA_NAME, O_RDWR);" should read "shm_descr=shm_open(SHM_AREA_NAME, O_RDWR, S_IRWXU);"

Anonymous   
Printed
Page 293
<sched.h> manpage, code sample at the bottom of the

page: line 1 struct sched_params { changed to struct sched_param {

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998
Printed
Page 309
<time.h> manpage, code sample in the middle of the page

lines 2 and 3 int clock_gettime(clockid_t, const struct timespec *); int clock_settime(clockid_t, struct timespec *); should be int clock_gettime(clockid_t, struct timespec *); int clock_settime(clockid_t, const struct timespec *);

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998
Printed
Page 472
third paragraph

"If new_setting->it_value is 0..." should read "If new_setting->it_value is set to 0 seconds and 0 nanoseconds".

Anonymous   
Printed
Page 549
About the Author, 3rd paragraph, last line: changed author's

email address from b0g@netcom.com to bog@fvc.com

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998