1.7.7: upper limit to df reported available size?

Eric Blake eblake@redhat.com
Mon Dec 13 17:18:00 GMT 2010

On 12/12/2010 10:28 AM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>> Let's do it at the same time as we change sigset_t and time_t to 64-bits
>>> (with knock-on effects to struct stat, among others).  In other words,
>>> all good changes, but certainly something that will take a lot of
>>> planning to pull off in one go.
> Why does sigset_t have to be 64-bits?  Real-time signals?

Yep - POSIX requires RTSIG_MAX to be a minimum of 8, but on cygwin, it
is 1 because we ran out of space in sigset_t.

Eric Blake   eblake@redhat.com    +1-801-349-2682
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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