Random fork failures

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Mon Jul 11 09:57:00 GMT 2011

On Jul 11 12:27, Yoni Londner wrote:
> On 11/7/2011 12:02, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >I tested both scripts on W7 32 and 2K8R2 against the latest snapshot,
> >as well as against self-built current Cygwin CVS, built with and without
> >optimization.  Both scripts run fine in all scenarios.
> >
> on a clean cygwin installation (1.7.9) and new cygwin1.dll they also
> work for me.
> This one does not:
> touch a
> install a /etc/b
> rxvt disappear

WJFFM, both.  There's something in your environment which isn't in mine.
Did you set $CYGWIN?


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