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Portable Applications

NEW PARS
P1003.13b (C/PA) Information Technology — Standardized Application Environment Profile — POSIX Realtime Application Support (AEP) — Amendment for Extended Profiles

P1003.26 (C/PA) Information Technology — Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX) — Part 26: Device Control Application Program Interface (API) [C Language]

Approve with the following changes:

Change Part 26 in the title to Part 2.

In the scope, place the phrase "type safety" in quotes and note in Item #14 that this term is not relevant to personal safety.

REVISED PARS
P1003.1 (C/PA) Information Technology — Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)

Approved revised PAR until December 2003

P1003.25 (C/PA) Information Technology — Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX) Services for Reliable, Available and Serviceable Systems [C Language]

Approved revised PAR until December 2002

NEW STANDARDS
P1003.1q/D8 (C/PA) Standard for Information Technology — Portable Operating Systems Interface (POSIX) — Part 1: System Application Program Interface (API) — Amendment x: Tracing [C Language]

Recommendation: Editorial staff shall replace 'x' in the title with the appropriate number.

Further information on these announcements and other information on the IEEE Standards Association is available on their Web site at <http://standards.ieee.org/>. Complete details on the status of all POSIX projects are available at <http://www.pasc.org/standing/sd11.html>.

[Reprinted with permission from the IEEE Standards Association's (IEEE-SA) ieee-sanews.]

 

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