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RE: hostid patch
- From: "Chris January" <chris at atomice dot net>
- To: <cygwin-patches at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2003 22:51:10 +0100
- Subject: RE: hostid patch
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2003 at 08:55:08PM +0100, Chris January wrote:
> >*Not* tested on anything other than Windows XP.
> >Adds gethostid function to Cygwin. Three patches: one for Cygwin, one for
> >newlib and one for w32api.
> >If I've done anything wrong let me know and I'll try to fix it.
> I tried this on Windows XP and, when run repeatedly, I get two
> different numbers:
> The highly sophisticated program that I'm using is below.
> I take it this doesn't happen to you, Chris?
Can you send me two strace outputs with different results please?
There are debug_printf's all the way through the hostid function that output
the result at each stage and these can be used to identify which value is
changing between calls.