[PATCH v2 1/1] Cygwin: console: Revive Win7 compatibility.

Takashi Yano takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp
Thu Sep 19 12:05:00 GMT 2019


On Wed, 18 Sep 2019 17:31:30 -0400
Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> Would it make sense to define this using wincap so it is 2048 for
> Win7/2K8 and 3276 for newer versions?

Thanks for advice. Of cource it is possible, however, I don't think
it is necessary. IMHO, the buffer size of 2048 is more than enough
for console keyboard input. Even if the number of records exceeds
2048, call of process_input_message() will be divided into several
transactions without loss of data. Previously, process_input_message()
was called byte by byte, so the current implementation is much better
than that even with the buffer whose depth is 2048.

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Takashi Yano <takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp>



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