The GNU C Library provides non-standard API functions to set and get the default attributes used in the creation of threads in a process.
Preliminary: | MT-Safe | AS-Unsafe lock | AC-Unsafe lock | See POSIX Safety Concepts.
Get the default attribute values and set attr to match. This function returns 0 on success and a non-zero error code on failure.
Preliminary: | MT-Safe | AS-Unsafe heap lock | AC-Unsafe lock mem | See POSIX Safety Concepts.
Set the default attribute values to match the values in attr. The function returns 0 on success and a non-zero error code on failure. The following error codes are defined for this function:
- At least one of the values in attr does not qualify as valid for the attributes or the stack address is set in the attribute.
- The system does not have sufficient memory.