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    SubjectRe: copy_from_user() fixu
    On Tue, Aug 25, 1998 at 12:24:17AM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:

    > All I'm saying is that if you're relying on EFAULT rather than
    > SIGSEGV or vice versa, your code is completely, utterly, and
    > fundamentally broken.

    If I have a spec. (Unix98) that says when I do blah with blem I can
    expect EFAULT, then I don't see why I can't expect this.

    I don't know what POSIX says, but would like to know.



    -cw

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