[PATCH] FAST_CWD: adjust the initial search scope

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed Jan 11 16:03:00 GMT 2017

Hi Johannes,

On Jan 11 14:21, Johannes Schindelin wrote:
> A *very* recent Windows build adds more code to the preamble of
> RtlGetCurrentDirectory_U() so that the previous heuristic failed to find
> the call to the locking routine.
> This only affects the 64-bit version of ntdll, where the 0xe8 byte is
> now found at offset 40, not the 32-bit version. However, let's just
> double the area we search for said byte for good measure.

any chance to convince the powers that be to open up access to this
datastructures without such hacky means?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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