Aha, thanks! Evidence someone other than Linux has
solved this problem... if necessary, by ignoring
Posix.

--dave

William Jojo wrote:
>
> On Tue, 8 Mar 2005, David Collier-Brown wrote:
>
>
>>Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
>>
>>>Why can't we get Sun to fix their broken OS ?

>>
>>
>> Sun, HP/UX, SGI Irix, AIX, BSD, etc, etc, all have this (really
>>rather old!) restriction.
>> If my memory serves, the upper limit in POSIX is 32, which
>>is supported by at least SUN and AIX. Personally I prefer
>>0, 1 or many for any limits (:-))
>>

>
>
> For information only (not expert opinion):
>
> AIX 5.2:
>
> #ifdef _POSIX_SOURCE
> #define _POSIX_NGROUPS_MAX 8
> ...
>
> (always defined)
>
> #define NGROUPS_MAX 64
>
> -----
>
> AIX 5.3:
>
> #ifdef _POSIX_SOURCE
> #define _POSIX_NGROUPS_MAX 8
> ...
>
> #define NGROUPS_MAX 128
>
>
>
> Bill
>
>
>
>>--dave
>>--
>>David Collier-Brown, | Always do right. This will gratify
>>Sun Microsystems, Toronto | some people and astonish the rest
>>davecb@canada.sun.com | -- Mark Twain
>>

>
>


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David Collier-Brown, | Always do right. This will gratify
Sun Microsystems, Toronto | some people and astonish the rest
davecb@canada.sun.com | -- Mark Twain