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Re: [PATCH v8 1/3] y2038: Introduce internal for glibc struct __timespec64


On Wed, 18 Sep 2019, Lukasz Majewski wrote:

> This type is a glibc's "internal" type similar to struct timespec but
> whose tv_sec field is a __time64_t rather than a time_t, which makes it
> Y2038-proof and usable to pass syscalls between user code and Y2038-proof
> kernel.
> 
> To support passing this structure to the kernel - the tv_pad, 32 bit int,
> has been introduced. The placement of it depends on endianness of the SoC.
> 
> Tested on x86_64 and ARM.
> 
> * include/time.h: Add struct __timespec64 definition

This patch is OK.

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Joseph S. Myers
joseph@codesourcery.com


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