Gnulib module: euidaccess
Portability problems fixed by Gnulib:
- This function is missing on many non-glibc platforms:
MacOS X 10.5, FreeBSD 6.0, NetBSD 5.0, OpenBSD 3.8, Minix 3.1.8, AIX 5.1, HP-UX 11,
IRIX 6.5, OSF/1 5.1, Solaris 11 2010-11, Cygwin 1.5.x, mingw, MSVC 9, Interix 3.5, BeOS.
Portability problems not fixed by Gnulib:
Other problems of this function:
- There is an inherent race between calling this function and performing
some action based on the results; you should think twice before trusting
this function, especially in a set-uid or set-gid program.
- This function does not have an option for not following symbolic links
lstat). If you need this option, use
the Gnulib module
faccessat with the