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Re: [Bug-ddrescue] [PATCH 6/7] [clang-tidy] Use O_CLOEXEC when opening f
Re: [Bug-ddrescue] [PATCH 6/7] [clang-tidy] Use O_CLOEXEC when opening files
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:40:58 -0700
On Wed, Oct 16, 2019 at 10:22 AM Antonio Diaz Diaz <address@hidden> wrote:
> Rosen Penev wrote:
> > Found with android-cloexec-open
> > This is mainly useful with SELinux is my understanding. Requires POSIX 2008.
> From POSIX:
> The FD_CLOEXEC flag associated with the new descriptor shall be
> set to close the file descriptor upon execution of an exec
> family function.
> But ddrescue does not call any function from the exec family.
Yeah, this is probably useless.
> BTW, are you running ddrescue on android?
I am not. An interesting idea though...
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