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From: "Pali Rohár" <pali@kernel.org>
To: "Alejandro Colomar (man-pages)" <alx.manpages@gmail.com>
Cc: Glibc <libc-alpha@sourceware.org>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-serial@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Document the types "struct termios" and "struct termios2"
Date: Mon, 2 Aug 2021 14:50:34 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210802125034.gubtf24tsm7lkh3k@pali> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <ef6a352d-4926-9cdc-9894-e387866a00c4@gmail.com>

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On Monday 02 August 2021 14:38:43 Alejandro Colomar (man-pages) wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> From a few patches of Pali and their subsequent discussions,

For others, link to patch with code example:
https://lore.kernel.org/linux-man/20210801135146.14849-1-pali@kernel.org/

And links to other discussions:
https://lore.kernel.org/linux-man/20210725225506.7404-1-pali@kernel.org/t/#u
https://lore.kernel.org/linux-man/20210730105353.10424-1-pali@kernel.org/t/#u
https://lore.kernel.org/linux-man/20210730153044.23673-1-pali@kernel.org/t/#u

> it was clear
> that those types need to be documented (the most appropriate place being
> system_data_types(7), with link pages termios-struct(3) and
> termios2-struct(3)).
> 
> The most important part (the one we had problems with) being which headers
> should be included for each type (and for each version of the type
> (kernel/glibc)).  That includes the recommended header, and other headers
> that _shall_ also provide the type.
> 
> Is there someone that knows those types enough to write such documentation
> and wants to do it? :)
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Alex
> 
> -- 
> Alejandro Colomar
> Linux man-pages comaintainer; https://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/
> http://www.alejandro-colomar.es/

  reply	other threads:[~2021-08-02 12:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-02 12:38 Alejandro Colomar (man-pages)
2021-08-02 12:50 ` Pali Rohár [this message]
2021-08-02 13:07   ` Alejandro Colomar (man-pages)

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