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Re: [PATCH] [BZ #19363] Use INTERNAL_SYSCALL_TIMES for Linux times


On Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 7:14 AM, Andreas Schwab <schwab@suse.de> wrote:
> Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org> writes:
>
>> On 15 Dec 2015 10:12, Andreas Schwab wrote:
>>> I think the correct fix is to make all *_SYSCALL macros operate on long
>>> long when handling the syscall return value.
>>
>> i think the concern is about the opposite behavior -- code relying on the
>> value being truncated/extended in most places to 32bits.
>
> All x86_64 and x32 syscalls return a 64-bit value.
>

For x86_64 and x32, many, if not most, of system calls return int.
Some returns long.  Only 3, lseek, time and times, returns long long.

-- 
H.J.


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