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os: open stdin read-only and stdout/stderr write-only #34909
Apparently at least macOS will let you write to stdin (and iTerm2 will show the output! Even if stdout/stderr are redirected!) but that's probably always an application error.
Sounds like we can save developers some debugging by opening those file descriptors read/write only.
This is nothing specific to Go and just standard system behaviour, right? It's not the Go runtime that is opening these file descriptors and we have no idea what programs might use them for. It's the same thing as programs calling seek on stdout. Distasteful for a general purpose program but not necessarily wrong (e.g. if you control the parent and the child processes).
Even ignoring the compatibility implications of changing this long-standing behaviour, I think it's a bad idea to start messing with the FDs inherited from the parent process in this way. It just results in a system that is opaque and hard to understand. Certainly too much magic for my taste.