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Re: A workaround against Emacs crash when displaying images




On 3/6/2019 7:20 PM, Katsumi Yamaoka wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I found a workaround for Emacs from crashing that always happens
> when displaying images in an html article using Gnus.  That is:
> 
> export MAGICK_THREAD_LIMIT=1
> 
> According to the Google search someone said the crash arises due
> to a bug in ImageMagick incorporating OpenMP.  I don't know what
> it means at all, though. ;-)
> 
> Regards,
> 
> uname -a
> CYGWIN_NT-10.0 localhost 3.0.2(0.338/5/3) 2019-03-05 18:57 x86_64 Cygwin

Is this a new issue with cygwin-3.0.x?  If so, it might be related to the memory 
leak that was recently discovered (and fixed in the latest snapshot):

   http://www.cygwin.org/ml/cygwin/2019-03/msg00122.html

Ken