svn commit: r196741 - in stable/8: sys sys/amd64/include/xen sys/cddl/contrib/opensolaris sys/contrib/dev/acpica sys/contrib/pf sys/dev/xen/xenpci sys/fs/fifofs sys/kern tools/regression/poll

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Tue Sep 1 21:31:14 UTC 2009

Jilles Tjoelker wrote:
> Author: jilles
> Date: Tue Sep  1 20:58:41 2009
> New Revision: 196741
> URL:
> Log:
>   MFC r196460
>     Fix the conformance of poll(2) for sockets after r195423 by
>     returning POLLHUP instead of POLLIN for several cases. Now, the
>     tools/regression/poll results for FreeBSD are closer to that of the
>     Solaris and Linux.

This is a huge change in terms of porting.  I can't tell you how many
times I've had to fix Linux (GNOME) apps to work on FreeBSD in this
regard.  Is this fix going to be ported to 7.X?  Can we get a
__FreeBSD_version bump?


Joe Marcus Clarke
FreeBSD GNOME Team	::	gnome at
FreeNode / #freebsd-gnome

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