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RE: freopen irritates system-call/sh.exe
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2006 17:10:29 +0100
- Subject: RE: freopen irritates system-call/sh.exe
On 30 March 2006 16:50, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Mar 30 16:30, Dave Korn wrote:
>> On 30 March 2006 16:10, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> This has nothing to do with the snapshot. It's the latest change to
>>> cygrunsrv which re-introduced the short flash.
>> Perhaps so, but perhaps not - see my last post. I'm fairly sure
>> cygrunsrv should not involved in invoking expect.exe when I write "make -k
>> check" in a bash shell in a newly-built gcc object dir! I also haven't
>> changed my cygrunsrv; I can make the condition appear or disappear by
>> using today's dll or the one I built from the 17th.
> I replied only to Eric's observation about cygrunsrv. I didn't talk
> about other occurences of console windows.
Fair enough; I meant only to suggest that there *may* be an underlying root
cause, but of course that should not be read as implying that there could not
be two separate causes leading to the same symptom.
> As for this spurious console window, it would be very helpful to get
> a simple testcase...
Yep, I'll see if I can find some combination of fork/exec that does it.
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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