Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: Cygwin 2.8.1-1
- Date: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:27:53 +0100
- From: Adam Dinwoodie <adam@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: Cygwin 2.8.1-1
On Mon, Jul 10, 2017 at 10:27:56AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Jul 7 16:07, Adam Dinwoodie wrote:
> > On Mon, Jul 03, 2017 at 03:31:22PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > > I uploaded a new Cygwin release 2.8.1-1
> > This has introduced a regression that I'm seeing when running `ls` on
> > some network shares. I can reproduce the behaviour with an install of
> > only the base Cygwin packages, and the behaviour disappears if I
> > downgrade back to v2.8.0-1.
> > <snip>
> I have not been able to reproduce this. The only relevant changes in
> 2.8.1 in terms of `ls' were related to reparse points (native symlinks,
> directory junctions, etc) and a change of st_blocks computation related
> to CompactOS compression.
> For a start, can you please check if you can reproduce the problem
> with the devolper snapshot from 20170606?
After several false starts (including Windows getting very upset about
*something* to do with moving DLLs around and blue screening on me), I'm
not seeing this behaviour with the 20170606 snapshot.
> Also, can you reproduce this with 2.8.1 under strace perhaps? If so,
> I'd be interested to see the strace output. If you fear to compromise
> company data, we can arrange to do this in private email.
I have the strace output from both the successful and unsuccessful
cases; the failing case on v2.8.1 appears to be going wrong at the
following exception, which appears to be the first significant
difference between the two strace outputs:
47 268130 [main] ls 16232 stat_worker: (\??\UNC\<path>, 0x84, 0x180318898), file_attributes 2592
--- Process 16232, exception c0000005 at 000000018012f3cd
If you can give me your private email address, I'll send the full strace
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