OS hang when multi-process build fail
Sat Dec 4 10:34:00 GMT 2021
On 04.12.2021 09:51, Roumen Petrov wrote:
> Hello Cygwin users,
> On non regular basis I would like to perform regression test of recent
> pkix-ssh version with recent openssl release.
> In this case is was openssl master branch now release as 3.0.
> The problem is that with current cygwin packages gcc make and etc.
> openssl build with "num of cpu + 1" processes fail with communication
> Issue is that in such case operation system is unusable. It respond on
> mouse events but build process in cygwin console cannot be canceled by
> keyboard interrupt signal (crtl+c). Also cygwin console window cannot
> be closed as well. More over "task manager" and etc cannot be started
> and I must shutdown OS - [power] button works.
That is strange
> Builds were run in cygwin console without administrative rights.
> It seems to me current cygwin release has issue with inter-process
> communication, for instance in setup program as well.
is cygserver running ?
> Roumen Petrov
> P.S. Now I use single process "night"-build as work-around.
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