Deprecate setjmp/longjmp? [was Re: Maybe it's time to get rid of tcpwrappers/tcpd?]

Paul Wouters paul at
Mon Apr 28 14:04:13 UTC 2014

On Mon, 28 Apr 2014, Adam Jackson wrote:

> A completely arbitrary datapoint:
> dmt:~% file /lib64/* | grep ELF.*shared | cut -f 1 -d : | xargs nm -aDu | grep -c setjmp
> 79
> At a minimum you'd have to rewrite freetype, have fun with that.

I'm happy for libreswan/openswan to not use it, if someone wants to
write a patch for the pam auth handler that does not need sigsetjmp()


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