Cut and paste problem with cygwin 1.3.1

Christopher Faylor
Thu Apr 26 11:20:00 GMT 2001

If you've reproduced it and this patch fixes it, then please check
this in.

I wonder why I can't duplicate it...


On Thu, Apr 26, 2001 at 04:59:29PM +0400, egor duda wrote:
>Thursday, 26 April, 2001 Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>> I tried both CYGWIN=tty and CYGWIN=notty and had similar experiences with
>>>> both.
>>>Cat worked for me as well.  vi on the other hand froze up when I tried
>>>pasting more than three lines.  I think I was able to paste larger
>>>quantities to vi before.
>CF> No problems with vi, either.
>i've reproduced it. it looks like bug in my tty_slave changes. hope
>this patch helps.
>2001-04-26  Egor Duda  <>
>        * (tty::make_pipes): Set to_slave pipe mode to non-blocking.
>        * (fhandler_pty_master::accept_input): If pipe buffer
>        is full, give slave a chance to read data.
>Egor.   ICQ 5165414 FidoNet 2:5020/496.19

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