cygwin64: Issue with sigaddset

Richard Elberger
Mon Feb 23 17:22:00 GMT 2015

> This is a known perl problem, afaik, and not reported for the first
> time.  It seems the -r/-w/-x tests check the file permissions returned
> by stat(2), but they should test access based on the return value of
> access(2) or faccessat(2) calls instead.

Exactly! I ask p5p if there was a way to compile perl with using the pragma behavior as the default behavior.  I was met with the usual “that’s probably a bad idea” argument.  I think I will be more persistent about this with p5p, like perhaps making this an option in the perl build configuration.

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