mkstemp vs. text mode

Gary R. Van Sickle g.r.vansickle@worldnet.att.net
Tue Apr 18 00:37:00 GMT 2006


> From: Christopher Faylor
[snip]
> Yes, I think it makes sense to open temp files in binary but 
> I'll bet that someone is relying on textmode behavior.  

I'll see that bet and raise you; I'll bet this results in massive problems.

> Nevertheless, I've applied the patch.
> 
> Let the cygwin ML whines begin...
> 
> cgf

Ok, I'm about to give it a try (assuming this is in the latest snapshot).
When I have some positive results, I shall post them to cygwin@.  If I have
negative results, should I post them there as well, or would that be
considered a "whine"?

-- 
Gary R. Van Sickle
 



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