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Google Code-in 2010 Haiku

Identify Missing/Incorrect POSIX Functionality in sys/

completed by: Hamish Morrison

mentors: Philippe Houdoin


Haiku is missing quite a bit of POSIX functionality (mandatory and optional), some is not implemented correctly, others are exposed in the wrong header. This is a research to identify those issues:

  • Make a complete POSIX header list of headers/posix/sys/
  • Iterate through the sys/ headers ( ) an compare them with the specification (
These are the ones that should be compared: