As far as I can tell, POSIX doesn't require either EFAULT or any other behaviour - the text in http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/open/n4217.pdf just says, "No errors are defined". Our man page is wrong and any real program which relies on gettimeofday not faulting when given bad inputs is broken.
On 8 July 2015 at 17:16, Jamie Landeg-Jones <ja...@dyslexicfish.net> wrote: > Oliver Pinter <oliver.pin...@hardenedbsd.org> wrote: > > > On 7/8/15, O'Connor, Daniel <dar...@dons.net.au> wrote: > > > > > > In defence of the test, the man page says it can return EFAULT. > > > > That's fine, but why changed the behaviour since 2015. May 27.? I have > > an older FreeBSD/HardenedBSD install, where this test passing. See > > some previous email in this thread. > > That's why it's called 'undefined' :-) > > Pedantically, being 'undefined', it's behaviour hasn't changed at all! > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" > _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"