secur32: Getting real functionality into the NTLM provider

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Wed Aug 24 03:10:39 CDT 2005

Kai Blin <blin at> writes:

> * Alexandre Julliard <julliard at> [23/08/05, 20:39:52]:
>> You should avoid using stdio.
> How would I do this avoiding stdio? ntlm_auth uses stdin and stdout to
> read input and write output. This seems to be the Unix way of doing
> things.

I mean the stdio functions like fdopen, fgets, etc.  They are not
guaranteed to be thread-safe because of the way we handle libc
threads. It's better to use normal read()/write() instead.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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