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9.8 _setjmp

POSIX specification:
http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/9699919799/functions/_setjmp.html

Gnulib module: —

Portability problems fixed by Gnulib:

Portability problems not fixed by Gnulib:

Note: A future revision of POSIX later than the 2008/2009 one may drop the functions _setjmp and _longjmp. Still, in 2008, on all systems which have _setjmp, it is the fastest way to save the registers but not the signal mask (up to 30 times faster than setjmp on some systems).