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From: Christian Brauner <christian.brauner@ubuntu.com>
To: "Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <mtk.manpages@gmail.com>
Cc: Christian Brauner <christian@brauner.io>,
	lkml <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-man <linux-man@vger.kernel.org>,
	Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>,
	Florian Weimer <fweimer@redhat.com>,
	Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>,
	Pavel Emelyanov <xemul@virtuozzo.com>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	Adrian Reber <adrian@lisas.de>, Andrei Vagin <avagin@gmail.com>,
	Linux API <linux-api@vger.kernel.org>,
	Jann Horn <jannh@google.com>
Subject: Re: For review: documentation of clone3() system call
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 19:07:27 +0200
Message-ID: <20191025170726.rqsquw4v4cuhduek@wittgenstein> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAKgNAkjo2WHq+zESU1iuCHJJ0x-fTNrakS9-d1+BjzUuV2uf2Q@mail.gmail.com>

On Fri, Oct 25, 2019 at 06:59:31PM +0200, Michael Kerrisk (man-pages) wrote:
> Hello Christian and all,
> 
> I've made a first shot at adding documentation for clone3(). You can
> see the diff here:
> https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/docs/man-pages/man-pages.git/commit/?id=faa0e55ae9e490d71c826546bbdef954a1800969
> 
> In the end, I decided that the most straightforward approach was to
> add the documentation as part of the existing clone(2) page. This has
> the advantage of avoiding duplication of information across two pages,
> and perhaps also makes it easier to see the commonality of the two
> APIs.
> 
> Because the new text is integrated into the existing page, I think it
> makes most sense to just show that page text for review purposes. I
> welcome input on the below.
> 
> The notable changes are:
> * In the first part of the page, up to and including the paragraph
> with the subheading "The flags bit mask"
> * Minor changes in the description of CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID,
> CLONE_CHILD_SETTID, CLONE_PARENT_SETTID, and CLONE_PIDFD, to reflect
> the argument differences between clone() and clone2()
> 
> Most of the resy of page is unchanged.
> 
> I welcome fixes, suggestions for improvements, etc.

Thank you Michael, for doing this. I will hopefully get around to
reviewing this soon but it might take a few days (latest after next week
:( because of OSS/LSS).

Christian

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Thread overview: 30+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-25 16:59 Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-10-25 17:07 ` Christian Brauner [this message]
2019-11-07 12:26   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-10-26  2:28 ` G. Branden Robinson
2019-10-31  6:06   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-10-28 15:12 ` Jann Horn
2019-10-28 17:21   ` Christian Brauner
2019-10-28 19:09     ` Jann Horn
2019-10-29 11:27       ` Christian Brauner
2019-10-29 14:26         ` Christian Brauner
2019-10-29 14:36           ` Florian Weimer
2019-10-29 16:04             ` Christian Brauner
2019-10-29 15:20           ` Jann Horn
2019-10-29 16:05             ` Christian Brauner
2019-11-07 15:19 ` Christian Brauner
2019-11-07 16:10   ` Florian Weimer
2019-11-09  8:09   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-11-09 16:53     ` Christian Brauner
2019-11-11  9:02       ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-11-11 11:36         ` Christian Brauner
2019-11-11 19:56           ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-11-11 14:55     ` Jann Horn
2019-11-11 16:58       ` Theodore Y. Ts'o
2019-11-11 20:24         ` Jann Horn
2019-11-12 23:03           ` Kees Cook
2019-11-14 12:15       ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2019-11-14 12:29         ` Christian Brauner
2019-11-11 15:03 ` Florian Weimer
2019-11-11 15:15   ` Jann Horn
2019-11-11 15:20     ` Florian Weimer

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