Tag: unix

  • Getting a PDF version of the POSIX standard document

    As of writing this article, the latest POSIX standard was published in 2018. However, the confusion starts with the name itself. First off, let’s examine the many names that POSIX has. Let’s first look at what Wikipedia has to say on the subject: IEEE Std 1003.1-2017 (Revision of IEEE Std 1003.1-2008) – IEEE Standard for…

  • Pipes and process groups

    Source code for this tidbit is available at the Linux Tidbits repo here.