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posix_spawnattr_getsigmask, posix_spawnattr_setsigmask — get and set the spawn-sigmask attribute of a spawn attributes object ( ADVANCED REALTIME)
int posix_spawnattr_getsigmask(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict attr, sigset_t *restrict sigmask);
int posix_spawnattr_setsigmask(posix_spawnattr_t *restrict attr, const sigset_t *restrict sigmask);
The posix_spawnattr_getsigmask() function shall obtain the value of the spawn-sigmask attribute from the attributes object referenced by attr.
The posix_spawnattr_setsigmask() function shall set the spawn-sigmask attribute in an initialized attributes object referenced by attr.
The spawn-sigmask attribute represents the signal mask in effect in the new process image of a spawn operation (if POSIX_SPAWN_SETSIGMASK is set in the spawn-flags attribute). The default value of this attribute is unspecified.
Upon successful completion, posix_spawnattr_getsigmask() shall return zero and store the value of the spawn-sigmask attribute of attr into the object referenced by the sigmask parameter; otherwise, an error number shall be returned to indicate the error.
Upon successful completion, posix_spawnattr_setsigmask() shall return zero; otherwise, an error number shall be returned to indicate the error.
These functions may fail if:
The posix_spawnattr_setsigmask() function may fail if:
- The value specified by attr is invalid.
The following sections are informative.
These functions are part of the Spawn option and need not be provided on all implementations.
posix_spawn(), posix_spawnattr_destroy(), posix_spawnattr_getsigdefault(), posix_spawnattr_getflags(), posix_spawnattr_getpgroup(), posix_spawnattr_getschedparam(), posix_spawnattr_getschedpolicy()
The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2008, <signal.h>, <spawn.h>
Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form from IEEE Std 1003.1, 2013 Edition, Standard for Information Technology -- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 7, Copyright (C) 2013 by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc and The Open Group. (This is POSIX.1-2008 with the 2013 Technical Corrigendum 1 applied.) In the event of any discrepancy between this version and the original IEEE and The Open Group Standard, the original IEEE and The Open Group Standard is the referee document. The original Standard can be obtained online at http://www.unix.org/online.html .
- The value of the attribute being set is not valid.
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