sqlite defect

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Jul 18 10:43:00 GMT 2013

On Jul 18 17:11, jojelino wrote:
> On 2013-07-18 AM 10:53, Warren Young wrote:
> >Nothing so simple.  Locking is handled at the OS and/or Cygwin DLL
> >level.  The build change between and 3.7.17-3 is that we're now
> >relying on new features in the Cygwin DLL to do Windows-style locking by
> >default.
> >
> >Older versions of Cygwin SQLite bypassed the Cygwin DLL entirely for
> >this, going straight to the Win32 API, thereby preventing the DLL from
> >interposing itself for the "posix" case.
> >
> Mandatory locking feature of cygwin used in sqlite is broken.

Simple testcase in plain C?


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