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Old 03-10-2002, 07:34 PM   #1
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Posix?


I have a question... I always see on linux sites that linux aims towards full posix compatability. What exactally is posix??
 
Old 03-10-2002, 07:42 PM   #2
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here you go, link with definition with good links for reference.. http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/P/POSIX.html

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Old 03-11-2002, 08:04 PM   #3
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THat's funny... I went looking on IEEE's site today for a friend that wanted the POSIX standards that cover pthreads, so I can tell you that the IEEE side of the POSIX standards seem to involve 27 seperate works varying from 200-900 pages. I'm looking into the ISO goop tomorrow.

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