- Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:15:32 +0100
- From: Mathieu Malaterre <malat@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: lintian: shlib-read-write-env
I'd like to discuss addition of a new lintian checks for
getenv/setenv/putenv used in shared libraries.
Per glibc manual:
Modifications of environment variables are not allowed in
-- the glibc manual
I am targetting in particular the libjpeg / turbojpeg family which I
know are used in multithreaded programs.
A good demo program:
Comments anyone ?