fedora 23
obsolete weakness #39


Weakness Breakdown


An obsolete weakness occurs when someone uses deprecated or obsolete functions when building a system. As a programming language evolves, some functions occasionally become obsolete.

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These functions are considered obsolete on most systems, and very non-portable.

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The highlighted line of code below is the trigger point of this particular Fedora 23 obsolete weakness.


extern int kill (__pid_t __pid, int __sig) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__));

extern int killpg (__pid_t __pgrp, int __sig) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__));

extern int raise (int __sig) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__));

extern __sighandler_t ssignal (int __sig, __sighandler_t __handler)
     __attribute__ ((__nothrow__));
extern int gsignal (int __sig) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__));

extern void psignal (int __sig, __const char *__s);

extern void psiginfo (__const siginfo_t *__pinfo, __const char *__s);
# 168 "/usr/include/signal.h" 3 4
extern int __sigpause (int __sig_or_mask, int __is_sig);
# 177 "/usr/include/signal.h" 3 4
extern int sigpause (int __sig) __asm__ ("__xpg_sigpause");
# 196 "/usr/include/signal.h" 3 4
extern int sigblock (int __mask) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__)) __attribute__ ((__deprecated__));

extern int sigsetmask (int __mask) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__)) __attribute__ ((__deprecated__));

extern int siggetmask (void) __attribute__ ((__nothrow__)) __attribute__ ((__deprecated__));
# 211 "/usr/include/signal.h" 3 4
typedef __sighandler_t sighandler_t;

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