Re: SHM and programs unable to attach to shm segments

From: Bruno Haible (
Date: Thu Mar 16 2000 - 15:28:15 EST

> > But until that is implemented in kernel+glibc, we need the previous
> > auto-cleanup feature.
> And that's exactly what I implemented in the Linux kernel. I will
> make the glibc proposal as soon as the kernel issues have settled
> down.

Good. But I don't think glibc-2.2 will be out and widely in use at the
moment kernel 2.4 is released. Therefore can you put in the previous
shmat-after-IDRM feature for the 2.4 series and wait for 2.5.x before
dropping it?


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