[1.7] bugs in faccessat

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Tue Sep 8 20:16:00 GMT 2009

On Tue, Sep 08, 2009 at 09:16:57PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Sep  7 16:05, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 03, 2009 at 11:04:38PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> >Thanks for the patches Eric, but, here's a problem.  We still have no
>> >copyright assignment in place from you.  The fcntl patch is barely
>> >trivial, but the faccessat patch certainly isn't anymore.  Would it
>> >be a big problem for you to send the filled out copyright assignemnt form
>> >from http://cygwin.com/assign.txt to Red Hat ASAP?  With any luck it
>> >will have arrived and will be signed before I'm back from vacation.
>> I don't understand why this isn't considered trivial but a basically
>> equivalent change to fix other errnos is:
>> http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2009-09/msg00178.html
>It's 2 vs. 30 lines of changes.  That's hardly equivalent.

But each of those changes were obvious and each could have been
contributed separately, one for every function.  That would have
made them trivial.


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