[PATCH] user: Mention file descriptor changes

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Tue Sep 1 06:45:47 UTC 2020

On 01/09/2020 08:22, Chris Johns wrote:
> On 1/9/20 3:07 pm, Sebastian Huber wrote:
>> On 01/09/2020 07:04, Sebastian Huber wrote:
>>> +In RTEMS 5.1, the file descriptor list is a LIFO in contrast to previous
>>> +versions where it was a FIFO.
>> Maybe better:
>> In RTEMS 5.1, the list of free file descriptors has a LIFO ordering in contrast
>> to previous versions where it was a FIFO.
> Yes. I would also consider adding something about being able to set FD_SETSIZE
> before including `sys/select.h` or defining it on the compiler command line to
> increase the size? The work around (solution?) is not easy to see.

I can add something, but I think this is not really the right place. 
This is more a general issue on how to use select() in RTEMS independent 
of the version.

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