How to debug mintty or screen freeze

Henry S. Thompson
Sat Nov 27 14:52:00 GMT 2010

[I don't understand why my previous message lost its substance, and
consistend only of the attachment -- in any case, here is the text
that I thought I included in it???]

Andy Koppe writes:

> On 15 November 2010 10:25, Henry S. Thompson wrote:

>> [screen + mintty freezing]

> . . .
> Another thing you could try is to enable logging to a file using the
> --log command option. Perhaps that will show what control sequence
> triggers the problem. Obviously you'll want to remove any private
> details before sending the log.

Attached please find the last 50 lines of three occasions of freezing.
Nothing private therein, so these are complete.  The problem must be
timing related and/or some kind of race, as you previously suggested,
because after the freeze, when I reconnect to the remote xemacs, the
page that froze half-way through paints just fine. . .

       Henry S. Thompson, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh
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