Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 21:02:24 +0200 From: "Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <mtk.manpages@...il.com> To: Markus Wichmann <nullplan@....net>, musl@...ts.openwall.com Cc: mtk.manpages@...il.com Subject: Re: Simple question regarding read-write locks precedence On 3/31/20 8:38 PM, Markus Wichmann wrote: > On Tue, Mar 31, 2020 at 01:37:24PM -0400, Rich Felker wrote: >> I think that's pretty clearly just a mistake in the man page that >> should be reported. CC'ing. >> >> Rich > > Well, nevermind. I just realized that I only checked my local manpages, > which are version 4.15, whereas the online version is 5.05, and the > online release no longer has a Bugs section, instead inlining the > information into the Description section. Yes. See https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/docs/man-pages/man-pages.git/commit/?id=0d255e74c098dd2ad420367503398ad7f8f82024 > The only mention of writer > recursion in the online version is in the description of > PTHREAD_RWLOCK_PREFER_WRITER_NP. That also probably means to say reader. So, is there still something you think needs fixing in the page? Thanks, Michael -- Michael Kerrisk Linux man-pages maintainer; http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/ Linux/UNIX System Programming Training: http://man7.org/training/
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