[Lldb-commits] [PATCH] D33831: Add temp_failure_retry helper function
Pavel Labath via lldb-commits
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Fri Jun 2 07:48:37 PDT 2017
I've wondered about that as well.. I've seen a couple of places where
this could be useful, but not nearly as many as in lldb. I'll let you
be the judge of that.
On 2 June 2017 at 15:43, Zachary Turner <zturner at google.com> wrote:
> I wonder if this should go in LLVM?
> On Fri, Jun 2, 2017 at 7:35 AM Pavel Labath via Phabricator
> <reviews at reviews.llvm.org> wrote:
>> labath created this revision.
>> Herald added subscribers: mgorny, emaste.
>> It is intended to wrap functions which can fail with EINTR (which we
>> have a surprising number of). It is inspired by the TEMP_FAILURE_RETRY
>> macro in glibc, but I've c++-ified it and made it more generic (by
>> specifying an explicit fail value), so it can also be used for functions
>> like fopen(3).
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