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authorSergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org.ua>2011-11-11 10:37:37 +0000
committerSergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org.ua>2011-11-11 10:37:37 +0000
commit99d79193981246f988f10cde380f339f1aca7a70 (patch)
tree0ea660bb3ee85550ae0427f6e33ec07094355a0d /NEWS
parent902a2e4bb5aa53241898ae34dcf7aafb29df7b7e (diff)
Support close-on-exec flag for gdbm_open call.
* src/gdbm.h.in (GDBM_CLOEXEC): New flag. * src/systems.h [O_CLOEXEC]: Provide a placeholder definition. * src/gdbmopen.c (gdbm_open): Honor the GDBM_CLOEXEC flag. * compat/dbmopen.c (ndbm_open_dir_file0): Mask out open mode before comparing with GDBM_READER. Support GDBM_CLOEXEC. (dbm_open): Translate O_CLOEXEC to GDBM_CLOEXEC. * doc/gdbm.texinfo: Document GDBM_CLOEXEC. * NEWS: Update.
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@@ -8,6 +8,22 @@ Version 1.9.90 (Git)
* Internationalization
+The following localizations are available: Finnish, German, Japanese, Polish
+and Ukrainian.
+* Support for close-on-exec flag in gdbm_open (see GDBM_CLOEXEC in the docs).
+* Bugfixes
+** Bug #150.
+Tolerate I/O operations returning less bytes than expected. Retry I/O
+if possible.
+** Bug #151
+Gdbm_open initializes with zeros the memory allocated for file header.
+** Fix handling of NDBM databases in read-only mode.
Version 1.9.1

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