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Re: Cron jobs visible
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2009 13:34:25 +0200
- Subject: Re: Cron jobs visible
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Aug 10 12:57, Thorsten Kampe wrote:
> I upgraded to Windows 7 on Sunday and now whenever cron runs a job, the
> new forked cron process is visible in a console window. I suspect that
> this might be related to the new "Console Window Host" (conhost.exe) as
> I also get this window when I run screen inside a shell.
Cygwin 1.5.25, I presume. Cygwin 1.5.25 is not supported under W7. Use
Cygwin 1.7 instead. It contains workarounds for a few really incredible
bugs introduced in Windows 7 in terms of console windows. I reported two
of them in the beta testing phase. One of them has been only partially
fixed (and introduced a new one in the W7 32 bit), the other one hasn't
been fixed at all in RTM.
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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