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Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2018 12:02:56 +1000
From: Patrick Oppenlander <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] SYS_futex FUTEX_WAIT requires a valid timeout argument

On Fri, Jun 1, 2018 at 11:48 AM, Rich Felker <> wrote:
> OK. I just like to know if there is a known visible failure users have
> seen so I can document it in the commit message. But if nothing was
> seen, no problem.

Makes sense.

The test I was running (a pthread_barrier test from the open posix
test suite) passed even though the kernel was returning a EFAULT in
that case.

I can reproduce it and give you a backtrace of the failure path if it helps.


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