[PATCH]: Implement getprogname and setprogname

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Tue Nov 18 14:51:00 GMT 2003

On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 08:08:05PM -0500, Nicholas Wourms wrote:
>Hi all,
>Corrina's latest check-in for stdlib.h prodded me into finishing the 
>documentation for my implementation of these two functions for newlib 
>(as opposed to just Cygwin).  So, I'm submitting a patch with source, 
>inline texinfo documentation, and the bsd manpage.  I am also working on 
>quite a few other bsd/SuSv3/c99 functions which seem to be located in 
>most libc's "gen" dir.  So I hope you don't mind that I created that 
>dir.  More contributions to follow.
>Also, if you approve it, please commit the bzipped patch, not the 
>inlined text one, since my MUA is munging tabs and some whitespaces.

Then you should use another MUA.

>Code is based off of {Free,Net}BSD sources.

This is entirely BSD specific.  IMO, it doesn't belong in newlib.


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