RE: emacs-X11 freezes with mouse cut and paste
>> It happened again. Attached to PID as shown above. (gdb) list gave same result as above.
>> (gdb) bt
>> #0 0x00000000773bafb1 in ntdll!DbgBreakPoint () from
>> #1 0x0000000077462e08 in ntdll!DbgUiRemoteBreakin () from
>> #2 0x00000000772659cd in KERNEL32!BaseThreadInitThunk () from
>> #3 0x000000007739a561 in ntdll!RtlUserThreadStart () from
>> #4 0x0000000000000000 in ?? ()
>> Backtrace stopped: previous frame inner to this frame (corrupt stack?)
>> Does this tell me the problem is not Cygwin? Perhaps BLODA or bad hardware, maybe bad mouse?
>Send the Emacs process a USR2 signal (maybe twice). Once Emacs displays a backtrace you can use it again. Usually even pasting with the >mouse works after that.
Kill -s USR2 <PID>
worked. I got the backtrace and the emacs session is responding to keyboard and mouse again. Thanks.
I also used Ken's suggestion sending "thread 1" to gdb and then "bt". It did give much more information
but I don't know if any of it is useful.
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