cvs commit: src/lib/libc/stdlib getenv.3 getenv.c putenv.c setenv.c

Garance A Drosehn gad at
Tue May 1 04:14:06 UTC 2007

At 10:48 PM +0400 4/30/07, Andrey Chernov wrote:
>On Mon, Apr 30, 2007 at 08:36:24PM +0200, Henrik Brix Andersen wrote:
>  >
>>  This is the output of the same test on my RELENG_6 box:
>>  $ env -vi foo=bar env
>>  #env clearing environ
>>  #env setenv:    foo=bar
>>  #env executing: env
>>  #env    arg[0]= 'env'
>>  foo=bar
>Thanx for the report, but please be patient a bit, work in the progress
>and fix already planned soon.
>To the matter: env incorrectly calls setenv("name=...", ...) which is
>POSIX violation:
>"The setenv( ) function shall fail if:
>[EINVAL] The name argument is a null pointer, points to an empty
>string, or points to a string containing an '=' character."

I can fix the 'env' command, if you want...
(not sure I can get to it tonight, but I'll see)

Garance Alistair Drosehn     =               drosehn at
Senior Systems Programmer               or   gad at
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute;             Troy, NY;  USA

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