Wednesday, July 2, 2008

man-pages-3.02 is released

I've uploaded man-pages-3.02 into the release directory (or view the online pages).

Notable changes in man-pages-3.02 are:

  • A new clock_nanosleep(2) page, describing the system call introduced in kernel 2.6.

  • A rewritten getgrouplist(3) page, which provides additional information and an example program.

  • A new getutmp(3) page documenting the getutmp(3) and getutmpx(3) functions.

  • A new gnu_get_libc_version(3) page documenting get_gnu_libc_version(3) and get_gnu_libc_release(3).

  • A new sigwait(3) page dopcumenting the sigwait(3) library function.

  • A new shm_overview(7) page providing an overview of the POSIX shared memory API.

  • Additional information in the sigreturn(2) man page.

  • Additons and updates to various pages describing the login accounting APIs, including: a new getutmp(3) page documenting the getutmp(3) and getutmpx(3) functions; and various improvements in the getutent(3) and utmp(5) pages.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thanks for your work!