poll() patch

Corinna Vinschen cygwin-patches@cygwin.com
Fri Sep 7 10:18:00 GMT 2001

On Fri, Sep 07, 2001 at 11:02:37AM -0400, Jason Tishler wrote:
> The attached patch prevents Cygwin from hanging in poll() (well really
> select) when only invalid file descriptors are specified.  With the
> patch applied, Cygwin's poll() now behaves the same as the one on Red
> Hat 7.1 Linux.
> The third attachment is a small test program that demonstrates the
> problem.
> For those interested in Python, this was the root cause to the test_poll
> hang.
> Thanks,
> Jason

Good catch. Applied.

Thanks Jason,

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