[PATCH 1/1] cygwin: use CREATE_DEFAULT_ERROR_MODE in spawn
Tue Dec 8 19:58:18 GMT 2020
On Tue, 8 Dec 2020, Jon Turney wrote:
> On 07/12/2020 09:43, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > On Dec 4 10:35, Jeremy Drake via Cygwin-patches wrote:
> > > On Fri, 4 Dec 2020, Corinna Vinschen via Cygwin-patches wrote:
> > >
> > > > I'm not happy about a new CYGWIN option.
> > > >
> > > > Wouldn't it make sense, perhaps, to switch to CREATE_DEFAULT_ERROR_MODE
> > > > for all non-Cygwin processes by default instead?
> I agree.
> Cygwin calls SetErrorMode(), so we need to use this flag to prevent that
> non-default behaviour being inherited by processes started with
In that case, here's my initial, much simpler patch
-- >8 --
Subject: [PATCH] cygwin: use CREATE_DEFAULT_ERROR_MODE in spawn
This allows native processes to get Windows-default error handling
behavior (such as invoking the registered JIT debugger), while cygwin
processes would quickly set their error mode back to what they expect.
winsup/cygwin/spawn.cc | 3 ++-
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/winsup/cygwin/spawn.cc b/winsup/cygwin/spawn.cc
index c77d62984..f5952d53b 100644
@@ -429,7 +429,8 @@ child_info_spawn::worker (const char *prog_arg, const char *const *argv,
c_flags = GetPriorityClass (GetCurrentProcess ());
sigproc_printf ("priority class %d", c_flags);
- c_flags |= CREATE_SEPARATE_WOW_VDM | CREATE_UNICODE_ENVIRONMENT;
+ c_flags |= CREATE_SEPARATE_WOW_VDM | CREATE_UNICODE_ENVIRONMENT
+ | CREATE_DEFAULT_ERROR_MODE;
/* We're adding the CREATE_BREAKAWAY_FROM_JOB flag here to workaround
issues with the "Program Compatibility Assistant (PCA) Service".
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