Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> wrote:
> Our codepaths themselves generally do not care about O_CLOEXEC, so
> giving a racy emulation of it is not worth the effort, making the
> later half of the above an overkill.


> Perhaps the three lines to
> define O_CLOEXEC to 0 on older UNIX might be sufficient.

I'd be more comfortable keeping the EINVAL check that got
snipped in your reply.  O_CLOEXEC can be defined to non-zero in
new userspace headers, but an older kernel chokes on it with

I've seen this failure in the past with chroots.
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