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Re: [Bug-gnulib] Re: [PATCH] getopt, argp - reentrant getopt interface,

From: James Youngman
Subject: Re: [Bug-gnulib] Re: [PATCH] getopt, argp - reentrant getopt interface, argp fixes
Date: Sat, 6 Mar 2004 10:25:39 +0000
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On Wed, Mar 03, 2004 at 02:43:19PM -0800, Ulrich Drepper wrote:
> Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> > 1. Add new reentrant interfaces for getopt (getopt_r, getopt_long_r,
> >    getopt_long_only_r) and supporting data type (struct getopt_data)
> >    and macro (GETOPT_DATA_INITIALIZER).
> No, this is ridiculous.  If a program takes command line options parse
> them before creating threads or do it always only from one thread.  

It's not about threads, necessarily.  Marcus's email described the
scenario where there is a need to execute getopt() before a call to
getopt() in the current (and perhaps only) thread has returned.

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