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Re: cygwin 1.1.8 mmap()/fork() bug still not fixed
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 16, 2001 at 07:48:51AM -0400, Earnie Boyd wrote:
> >Christopher Faylor wrote:
> >> On Fri, Apr 13, 2001 at 05:44:12PM -0400, William Joye wrote:
> >> >cygwin 1.1.8 mmap()/fork() bug is still not fixed. Works fine under
> >> >cygwin 1.1.7.
> >> You're going in the wrong direction. Don't try an *older* version of cygwin.
> >> Try a newer one, i.e. a Cygwin snapshot.
> >Chris, you forgot to quote this part of William's report:
> >> > The following C++ code breaks under cygwin 1.1.8-2 and all current
> >> > development snapshots...
> Oops. You're right. Poor reading skills on my part.
> I can't get the test case to compile so I'm not sure that anyone will
> be able to fix this.
I got it to build with just doing cut and paste. It gets SIGSEGV in the
fork() code. I don't know if the child actually is created. The
program actually continues after the SIGSEGV announcement so I'm
guessing the child is the one that dies as the OK is output from the
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