connect() hangs on a listen()ing AF_UNIX socket

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Aug 27 10:12:00 GMT 2014

On Aug 27 11:50, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Aug 27 08:57, Achim Gratz wrote:
> > Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin <at>> writes:
> > > I fixed that in CVS (and I'm just generating a snapshot).  The problem
> > > was that the functions reading and writing security descriptors didn't
> > > use the special "reopen by handle" semantics of the NtOpenFile call if
> > > a reopen was necessary.  Rather they just tried to open the file by name
> > > again, just with different open flags.  I fixed that, as well as another
> > > occurence of the same problem when trying to read and write extended
> > > attributes.
> > 
> > The 2014-08-26 snapshot looks bad.  It seems that shebang processing doesn't
> > work anymore, reverting to the 2014-08-25 snapshot fixes that problem.
> Fixed in CVS.  The idea to reopen the file by handle is still good.
> *Iff* there is an open handle to the file to begin with...
> I'm just creating a snapshot but this may take a few minutes longer
> than anticipated due to connection problems.

Snapshot is up.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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