Is it time to expose timespecsub and friends to userland?
ian at freebsd.org
Fri Mar 16 19:35:33 UTC 2018
On Fri, 2018-03-16 at 13:31 -0600, Alan Somers wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 16, 2018 at 1:00 PM, Poul-Henning Kamp
> <phk at phk.freebsd.dk> wrote:
> > --------
> > In message <1521223787.99081.63.camel at freebsd.org>, Ian Lepore
> > writes:
> > >
> > > IMO, it's long overdue. I've never understood why they weren't
> > > exposed
> > > on the day the were added.
> > I have a faint recollection that there were many copies in
> > userland already which I didn't want to deal with right there and
> > then.
> > [...]
> Good point. A quick grep finds a few examples. I'll make sure to
Hmm, I'll bet there are some ports that also define the obvious names
locally and that'll cause problems if we move the names out from under
#ifdef __KERNEL. So an exp-run will probably be needed too.
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