Submitted-by: email@example.com (Andrew Josey)
Many of the man pages in the POSIX.1 standard do not have any
informative examples . We're looking for volunteers to contribute
Criteria is they should be conforming extracts of code. and
illustrative of key concepts. They do not have to be complete
working program but should be working extracts with error checking.
Lists of the functions and utilities currently with no examples are at:
A Template follows:
One line Summary Title, for example: Initializing a String
One or more paragraphs giving an overview of what the example
does: The following example .....
/* code can contain inline comments */
To submit an example please complete the defect form at
(do not worry about page and line numbers so long as you
give the interface name)
Andrew Josey The Open Group
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#include <std/disclaimer.h> Reading, UK.