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Re: Fork issue with timerfd




On Feb 24 20:09, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Feb 24 19:55, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > On Feb 24 17:27, Ken Brown wrote:
> > > I'm seeing sporadic errors like this on 64-bit Cygwin when I first start emacs:
> > > 
> > >        0 [main] emacs-X11 864 C:\cygwin64\bin\emacs-X11.exe: *** fatal error in 
> > > forked process - Can't recreate shared timerfd section during fork!
> > >        0 [main] emacs 860 dofork: child 864 - died waiting for dll loading, errno 11
> > > 
> > > If I exit and restart, everything will be fine almost every time.
> > 
> > I think I see where the thinko was here.  Can you try this?
> 
> No, better try this:
> [...]

Even if this doesn't fully fix your problem, the patch itself is
certainly better than the former code, so I pushed it.  I also
uploaded new developer snapshots to https://cygwin.com/snapshots/
for testing.


Thanks,
Corinna

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Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Maintainer

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