problem with tcsh

Axel Riese
Thu Feb 10 07:26:00 GMT 2000

Dear Corinna and Chris!

> The `write' call can't write to stdout and returns -1.
> Do you have an idea why this could happen? Did you change any
> other detail in your system which may be related to that?

> Actually, it's trying to write to *stdin*.  That's why it is failing.
> I have no idea why, though

The only thing I changed was setting CYGWIN=binmode some time ago.
But I cannot imagine that this causes the problem, because with
any 1999 version of cygwin1.dll everything works fine (but I'll check
this at home).


Axel Riese
Research Institute for Symbolic Computation
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