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Date: Tue, 04 Sep 2018 17:45:50 +0200
From: Leah Neukirchen <>
To: Rich Felker <>
Cc: Eric Blake <>,,  Balazs Kezes <>
Subject: Re: Re: qsort_r or qsort_s in musl

Rich Felker <> writes:

> Thanks. Final acceptance into POSIX isn't completely mandatory for us
> to adopt it, but I'd at least want to see that FreeBSD (others would
> be great too) is moving forward with converting over to the
> glibc/proposed-POSIX signature so the risk of this devolving into a
> deadlock is in the past.

AFAICS, macOS and DragonFlyBSD also use the FreeBSD signature.
OpenBSD never implemented qsort_r; NetBSD proposed to implemement the
glibc signature in 2013, but this didn't seem to be merged.

Leah Neukirchen  <>

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