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Re: [Bug-tar] SA_RESTART, perhaps?

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: [Bug-tar] SA_RESTART, perhaps?
Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2011 13:37:04 -0700
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On 09/27/11 13:35, Kevin Fox wrote:
> As far as I can figure, partial read is an integral part of the read
> api. You can't disable enough stuff so that it doesn't ever happen.

The SA_RESTART fix isn't intended to work around the
partial-read problem; it's intended to work around the
"we've got to check for EINTR everywhere" problem.

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