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sigaddset — add a signal to a signal set
int sigaddset(sigset_t *set, int signo);
The sigaddset() function adds the individual signal specified by the
signo to the signal set pointed to by set.
Applications shall call either sigemptyset() or
sigfillset() at least once for each object of type sigset_t
prior to any other use of that object. If such an object is not initialized
in this way, but is nonetheless supplied as an argument to any of
pthread_sigmask(), sigaction(), sigaddset(),
sigdelset(), sigismember(), sigpending(),
sigprocmask(), sigsuspend(), sigtimedwait(),
sigwait(), or sigwaitinfo(), the results are undefined.
Upon successful completion, sigaddset() shall return 0; otherwise, it
shall return -1 and set errno to indicate the error.
The sigaddset() function may fail if:
- The value of the signo argument is an invalid or unsupported signal
The following sections are informative.
Section 2.4, Signal Concepts, pthread_sigmask(),
The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2017,
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Std 1003.1-2017, Standard for Information Technology -- Portable Operating
System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue 7, 2018
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