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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] very sched_setaffinity support
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-12-14 05:48:33


Samuel Thibault, le Wed 14 Dec 2011 11:44:04 +0100, a écrit :
> Brice Goglin, le Wed 14 Dec 2011 11:42:37 +0100, a écrit :
> > Le 14/12/2011 11:34, Samuel Thibault a écrit :
> > > Brice Goglin, le Wed 14 Dec 2011 11:21:30 +0100, a écrit :
> > >> His sched.h defines the very old prototype of sched_setaffinity (pid,
> > >> len, ulong*).
> > > Urgl. Is it actually "very old"? I thought it was just a transient
> > > prototype in glibc, between pid,mask and pid,size,mask, which IIRC was
> > > never officially released... (there is a thread about it on the hwloc
> > > mailing list).
> > >
> >
> > Redhat 8 was released on 2002/09/30 and maintained until 2003/12/31,
> > looks very old to me :)
>
> Sure, but I mean that AIUI the pid,mask is yet older.

Answering myself: no, at some point Drepper replaced pid,len,mask with
pid,mask... So it's indeed not "very old", but just "old", as you said.

Samuel