Re: [Linux-ia64] Issue with using execlp() from a 32 bit binary on IA64

From: Andreas Schwab <>
Date: 2001-09-14 20:17:59
Brian Sumner <> writes:

|> Venkatesh Ramamurthy wrote:
|> > 
|> > Hi,
|> > The RAID group has a problem with using execlp function from a 32bit binary.
|> A quick glance at the source indicates a bug in glibc 2.2.3 execl
|> and execlp if you pass more than 1024 arguments.  Strangely, the
|> execle function is OK.

execle has already been fixed more than one year ago, but nobody looked at
execl and execlp so far :-/.  I have now checked in a fix.

Thanks, Andreas.

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Received on Fri Sep 14 03:18:09 2001

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