2.2-CVS failing on Solaris 8

Jeremy Allison jeremy at valinux.com
Thu Jun 21 20:22:25 GMT 2001

Michael Collin Nielsen wrote:
> Great :-) Thanks a lot Jeremy. Actually the Solaris man page on mmap
> claims:
> Upon successful completion, the mmap() function returns  the
> address  at which the mapping was placed (pa); otherwise, it
> returns a value of MAP_FAILED and sets errno to indicate the
> error.  The  symbol  MAP_FAILED  is  defined  in  the header
> <sys/mman.h>. No successful return from mmap()  will  return
> the value MAP_FAILED.
> So the patch probably could be made more readable (for Andrew ;-)

Yeah, I fixed it to check for MAP_FAILED in the CVS.

And it's not neccessarily Andrew, I just know he was
the last to change that code (I just hope it wasn't
me that regressed the bug :-) :-) :-).


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