[Dev-luatex] mkstemp or similar in lua(tex)
taco at elvenkind.com
Sun Nov 18 09:27:02 CET 2007
Norbert Preining wrote:
> On Sa, 17 Nov 2007, Martin Schröder wrote:
>> For this reason, ld(1) will output a warning message whenever it links
>> code that uses mktemp().
>> The mkdtemp() and mkstemps() functions are non-standard and should not be
>> used if portability is required.
> Hmm, so there is the option between portability and security, grrrrr.
That's why I wrote:
> I'll have to borrow or write a version of BSD's mkdtemp, somehow.
conf'ing for something that only exists in some specific BSD's is not
worth the effort (unless it can reliably be added to openbsdcompat).
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