src/winsup/cygwin ChangeLog thread.h ...

Christopher Faylor
Fri Sep 28 01:17:00 GMT 2001

On Fri, Sep 28, 2001 at 03:33:27AM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>On Fri, Sep 28, 2001 at 03:27:00AM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Fri, Sep 28, 2001 at 11:05:34AM +0400, egor duda wrote:
>>>Friday, 28 September, 2001 Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>>>  320 12080627 [main] ssh 7436 peek_pipe: /dev/piper, saw EOF
>>>>>  261 12080888 [main] ssh 7436 peek_pipe: saw eof on '/dev/piper'
>>>>>  238 12081126 [main] ssh 7436 fhandler_pipe::ready_for_read: returning 1
>>>CF> As usual, I can't duplicate this problem.  I did see one oddity in some of the new
>>>CF> code that I added.  I'll check in a patch for that shortly.
>>>Your last checkin fixed both cvs+ssh and testsuite's kill02 (it was
>>>blocking on pipe read too) problems for me. Thanks!
>>Phew.  I am now noticing a SEGV in zsh when it tries to run perl, though.
>>Could that be due to pthread_mutex problems in and
>To answer my own question: No.  It seems like it is related to CYGWIN=ntsec.
>If I have this set, then zsh/fork/exec dies when starting perl, apparently in
>malloc.  If I don't have CYGWIN=ntsec, then everything works ok.
>I don't know why yet.

It's not related to ntsec.  Adding *any* environment variable seems to
trigger it.

I'm going back to debugging this but I didn't want Corinna to think that
there was a problem with the ntsec code.


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