cvs commit: src/lib/libc/sys mincore.2 src/sys/vm vm_mmap.c

John-Mark Gurney gurney_j at
Wed Jun 21 17:28:53 UTC 2006

Konstantin Belousov wrote this message on Wed, Jun 21, 2006 at 12:59 +0000:
>   Modified files:
>     lib/libc/sys         mincore.2 
>     sys/vm               vm_mmap.c 
>   Log:
>   Make the mincore(2) return ENOMEM when requested range is not fully mapped.

Is this change to be posix compliant or something?  ENOMEM seems like
the wrong error, or are we allocating memory?
#define ENOMEM          12              /* Cannot allocate memory */

the original EINVAL seems to me the correct one, as is commonly used
when the data passed in is incorrect...

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