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Re: bug#14569: 24.3.50; bootstrap fails on Cygwin
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: Paul Eggert <eggert at cs dot ucla dot edu>
- Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2013 02:21:47 -0400
- Subject: Re: bug#14569: 24.3.50; bootstrap fails on Cygwin
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On Fri, Jun 14, 2013 at 11:01:54PM -0700, Paul Eggert wrote:
>On 06/14/2013 11:03 AM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>You pointed to an archived mail messages which implies that was fixed
>>more than a year ago. What makes you think it is still a problem?
>The message I pointed to
><http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2012-05/msg00472.html> says this:
>>Testcase signal/kill: Signals may or may not reach the correct thread
>>with 1.7.12-1 and newer.
>Confirmed. I think the reason is that we only have a single event to
>signal that a POSIX signal arrived instead of a per-thread event, but
>I'm not sure. This is cgf's domain so I leave it at that for now.
>I interpreted this to mean "the existence of the bug is confirmed,
>here's why the bug occurs, and I'll let cgf deal with it". I didn't
>see any followup message where cgf (is that you?) dealt with it. My
>apologies if I misinterpreted the email.
Oops. I didn't read Corinna's message as thoroughly as I should have.
That particular issue was supposed to have been fixed in Cygwin 1.7.17,
released in October 2012.
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