Andries Brouwer wrote:
Can you find the man-pages-1.67 package and construct a concrete patch?
(Don't know precisely what you want to do. The above gives a filename
recv.man, which would be recv.2 in my sources. But there is no MSG_NOSIGNAL
in recv.2, only in send.2. The fragment of text that you give occurs
already in recv.2.)
Sorry, the filenames have no meaning since I wasn't working from the package,
but from the output of the "man" command.
Working from the webpage at:
There is mention of MSG_DONTWAIT when discussing the "msg_flags" field in
"struct msghdr". It contains exactly the text proposed. However, the msg_flags
field is set on *return* of the call. Every other flag discussed there
"indicates" something. The blurb for MSG_DONTWAIT says that it "enables" a
behaviour, which doesn't make sense for a field set on call return.
There is no mention of MSG_DONTWAIT when discussing the "flags" parameter of the
Generally, I want to move the current blob from the "msg_flags" area to the
"flags" area, and then add a different discussion for "msg_flags" if appropriate
(I'm not sure about that part).
Do you still want me to generate an actual patch against man-pages-1.67, or is
that description enough?