Regarding select() on PPC

Sadashiiv, Halesh halesh.sadashiv at
Tue Sep 23 01:30:36 EST 2008

Thanks for the quick reply...

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Josh Boyer [mailto:jwboyer at]
>Sent: Monday, September 22, 2008 8:55 PM
>To: Sadashiiv, Halesh
>Cc: linuxppc-embedded at
>Subject: Re: Regarding select() on PPC
>On Mon, Sep 22, 2008 at 08:45:52PM +0530, Sadashiiv, Halesh wrote:
>>The issue is found only in PPC32.
>>Please let me if the patch is applicable.
>Well, no not really.  Mostly because of procedural issues than anything
>else.  Read Documentation/SubmittingPatches in the kernel directory.

Will check the details.

>Also, there is a comment above this function that eludes to some issues
>with select on ppc32.  You might want to ask the overall PowerPC
>if that issue still exits.

I have also posted in

Still no reply from any maintainer.


- Halesh

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