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Re: The open() system call in f8 really broken...





Jeff Moyer wrote:

First, if your application needed to create a file and failed to, what
will it do next?  Retry?  That will fail.  Exit?  How is this
better than an abort with more useful information?
This is an uniform judgment as to how an application will do its
error recover... System libraries simply can't do that... When
a system library detect an error, it should return it to the
application to let it handle it!

steved.


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