[PATCH] fhandler_tty deadlock patch + console + eof

Igor Pechtchanski pechtcha@cs.nyu.edu
Wed Oct 23 07:09:00 GMT 2002


On Wed, 23 Oct 2002, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:

> Steve,
>
> On Wed, 23 Oct 2002, Steve O wrote:
>
> > On Tue, Oct 22, 2002 at 02:06:17PM -0400, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> > > One more thing I noticed when using this patch is that pasting now seems
> > > really slow, as if it's sending one character at a time...  Did you turn
> > > off the buffering somewhere by any chance?
> >
> > Not that I know of.  In large pastes, say larger than 2k, the buffers
> > fill up and the app stops being able to write the paste buffer in large
> > chunks.  This could contribute to a character-at-a-time feel.
>
> Yeah, that is probably it.  The pastes that exhibit this behavior are the
> ones that used to freeze xterms, so the size is quite large.  I just
> verified that small pastes are fine.

Doh, I just realized that I'm pasting into an xterm running an ssh
session!  The pastes into regular xterms aren't slow.  Sorry for the
trouble!
	Igor
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