Marking select(2) as restrict

Eitan Adler lists at
Sun Feb 25 01:00:03 UTC 2018

On 24 February 2018 at 10:55, Conrad Meyer <cem at> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 24, 2018 at 10:35 AM, Eitan Adler <lists at> wrote:
>> After this entire thread here is the summary. If I've misrepresented
>> you here please let me know.
>> ...
>> kib@ - no benefit; concerned fallout could be hard to observe
>> cem@ - concerned about warnings
> Consider me a +1 to kib at .  I did not voice those concerns explicitly
> in earlier email because kib did already and I didn't anticipate you
> would ignore him.

I am not ignoring him. As I stated above I do not believe fallout is
likely since most other major libc implementations have already done

glibc: already done -
openbsd: already done
dragonflyBSD: alredy done:
netbsd: already done:

As a further check I went through the search results on github for
select() and did not see any failures in the top few pages.

Eitan Adler

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