Manual Reference Pages  - <spawn.h> (P)

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CONTENTS

Name
Synopsis
Description
Application Usage
Rationale
Future Directions
See Also
Copyright

NAME

spawn.h - spawn (ADVANCED REALTIME)

SYNOPSIS

#include <spawn.h>

DESCRIPTION

The <spawn.h> header shall define the posix_spawnattr_t and posix_spawn_file_actions_t types used in performing spawn operations.

The <spawn.h> header shall define the flags that may be set in a posix_spawnattr_t object using the posix_spawnattr_setflags() function:

POSIX_SPAWN_RESETIDS
POSIX_SPAWN_SETPGROUP

POSIX_SPAWN_SETSCHEDPARAM
POSIX_SPAWN_SETSCHEDULER

POSIX_SPAWN_SETSIGDEF
POSIX_SPAWN_SETSIGMASK

The following shall be declared as functions and may also be defined as macros. Function prototypes shall be provided.

int posix_spawn(pid_t *restrict, const char *restrict, const posix_spawn_file_actions_t *, const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, char *const [restrict], char *const [restrict]); int posix_spawn_file_actions_addclose(posix_spawn_file_actions_t *, int); int posix_spawn_file_actions_adddup2(posix_spawn_file_actions_t *, int, int); int posix_spawn_file_actions_addopen(posix_spawn_file_actions_t *restrict, int, const char *restrict, int, mode_t); int posix_spawn_file_actions_destroy(posix_spawn_file_actions_t *); int posix_spawn_file_actions_init(posix_spawn_file_actions_t *); int posix_spawnattr_destroy(posix_spawnattr_t *); int posix_spawnattr_getsigdefault(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, sigset_t *restrict); int posix_spawnattr_getflags(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, short *restrict); int posix_spawnattr_getpgroup(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, pid_t *restrict);

int posix_spawnattr_getschedparam(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, struct sched_param *restrict); int posix_spawnattr_getschedpolicy(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, int *restrict);

int posix_spawnattr_getsigmask(const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, sigset_t *restrict); int posix_spawnattr_init(posix_spawnattr_t *); int posix_spawnattr_setsigdefault(posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, const sigset_t *restrict); int posix_spawnattr_setflags(posix_spawnattr_t *, short); int posix_spawnattr_setpgroup(posix_spawnattr_t *, pid_t);

int posix_spawnattr_setschedparam(posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, const struct sched_param *restrict); int posix_spawnattr_setschedpolicy(posix_spawnattr_t *, int);

int posix_spawnattr_setsigmask(posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, const sigset_t *restrict); int posix_spawnp(pid_t *restrict, const char *restrict, const posix_spawn_file_actions_t *, const posix_spawnattr_t *restrict, char *const [restrict], char *const [restrict]);

Inclusion of the <spawn.h> header may make visible symbols defined in the <sched.h>, <signal.h>, and <sys/types.h> headers.

The following sections are informative.

APPLICATION USAGE

None.

RATIONALE

None.

FUTURE DIRECTIONS

None.

SEE ALSO

<sched.h> , <semaphore.h> , <signal.h> , <sys/types.h> , the System Interfaces volume of IEEE Std 1003.1-2001, posix_spawnattr_destroy(), posix_spawnattr_getsigdefault(), posix_spawnattr_getflags(), posix_spawnattr_getpgroup(), posix_spawnattr_getschedparam(), posix_spawnattr_getschedpolicy(), posix_spawnattr_getsigmask(), posix_spawnattr_init(), posix_spawnattr_setsigdefault(), posix_spawnattr_setflags(), posix_spawnattr_setpgroup(), posix_spawnattr_setschedparam(), posix_spawnattr_setschedpolicy(), posix_spawnattr_setsigmask(), posix_spawn(), posix_spawn_file_actions_addclose(), posix_spawn_file_actions_adddup2(), posix_spawn_file_actions_addopen(), posix_spawn_file_actions_destroy(), posix_spawn_file_actions_init(), posix_spawnp()

COPYRIGHT

Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form from IEEE Std 1003.1, 2003 Edition, Standard for Information Technology -- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 6, Copyright (C) 2001-2003 by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc and The Open Group. 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.opengroup.org/unix/online.html .


IEEE/The Open Group <spawn.h> (P) 2003
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