/proc and /proc/registry

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Mon Feb 25 09:15:00 GMT 2002

On Tue, Feb 19, 2002 at 07:31:04PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 12:11:26AM -0000, Chris January wrote:
>>> >>>The attached patch (against cygwin-1.3.9-1/winsup/cygwin) adds support
>>> >>>for a /proc virtual filesystem and a read-only version of
>>> >>>/proc/registry.  I've read http://cygwin.com/assign.txt but need to
>>> >>>sort out the legalese before doing anything.  Partically fufills Cygwin
>>> >>>TODO item:
>>> >>>2001-11-08    /proc filesystem    Nicos
>>> >>I wish I could get people to look at sending in an assigment *before*
>>> >>they start doing work.  It would save a lot of time, I think.
>>> >Can you please verify if you have received the copyright assignment
>>> >form or not.
>>> I haven't heard anything.  I notify cygwin-patches and cygwin-developers
>>> when I hear that I've received an assignment from our main office.
>>> Just to verify, you had both you and your employer send a release form,
>>> right?
>>I work as a consultant and I am the sole claimant to the copyright.
>That's good news.
>Boy, I hate this part.  This waiting for an assignment part is a real roadblock
>to development.  I apologize for the necessity of having to go through this.

We have the assignment!

Please resubmit your patch against current CVS sources.

I'll investigate in more detail now that I am unemcumbered.


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