Cygwin Subprocesses on XEmacs

Corinna Vinschen
Thu Jan 29 14:06:00 GMT 2015

On Jan 29 06:49, Vin Shelton wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 4:39 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > On Jan 28 22:32, Vin Shelton wrote:
> >> I think I have verified this behavior - I restored the old sysdep.c
> >> module and moved the disconnect_controlling_terminal() call [which
> >> calls setsid()] from right after the fork() to just before the exec()
> >> call and M-x shell works on Cygwin as it always has on linux.
> >
> > Good news!  So the XEmacs code is in a state now that Volker can
> > start creating a Cygwin package?
> Yes, the 21.4 code in the hg repository builds and runs on Cygwin.


Thanks a lot,

Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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