The Base Specifications, Issue 7 is a single document, containing Base Definitions, System Interfaces, Shell and Utilities, and Rationale. The Base Specifications are developed and maintained by the Austin Group, a joint working group of the IEEE, The Open Group, and ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC22.
The 2018 Edition is an administrative rollup edition to keep the standard current at IEEE. It incorporates the Single UNIX Specification, Version 4 Technical Corrigendum No. 1 and Technical Corrigendum No. 2. It is technically identical to the 2016 edition.
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Reference C181 Author(s) IEEE and The Open Group US ISBN 1-947754-05-8 Type Standards Subject Single UNIX Specification
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Common Name Base Specifications, Issue 7 Status Adopted Service Category Operating System Services Service Kernel Operations Type The Open Group Standard