[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Don't assume O_CLOEXEC is defined

Rafaël Carré rafael.carre at gmail.com
Wed Jan 4 20:28:27 CET 2012

Le 2012-01-04 14:23, Rémi Denis-Courmont a écrit :
> Le mercredi 4 janvier 2012 21:15:33 Rafaël Carré, vous avez écrit :
>> Le 2012-01-04 14:14, Rémi Denis-Courmont a écrit :
>>> Bugged.
>> What does this mean?
> I think this is rather obvious, but setting the close-on-exec flag is not 
> (only) done for the sake of artistic beauty.

Yeah I know, I have read about what this flag does.

I stole the code from (your?) posix/filesystem.c

> Besides, O_CLOEXEC is older than Linux DVBv5 which the plugin requires, so it 
> seems rather pointless.


I notice
dtv/linux.c:905:3: warning: #warning DVB-T2 needs Linux DVB version 5.3
or later.

But it's a warning

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