On 11-Nov-07, 14:25 (CST), Arthur de Jong <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> This seems to be quite common code (from one of my packages (cvsd),
> don't know what the original source for this code was):
> for (i=0;i<m;i++)
> There are hurd packages for this package so that should also work.
Wrong. That code is buggy. The limit of OPEN_MAX can be indeterminate,
and thus sysconf(_SC_OPEN_MAX) can return -1.
The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
world. -- seen on the net