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Re: mknod implementation? any idea when it will occur?
- From: Randall R Schulz <rrschulz at cris dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2003 13:28:40 -0800
- Subject: Re: mknod implementation? any idea when it will occur?
Please clarify what use your software makes of mknod.
Do I guess correctly that what you really want are named pipes?
At 12:58 2003-02-24, james dot m dot barker at boeing dot com wrote:
I am porting some code from a linux / unix environment that views solid
models thru geomview. I have the latest cygwin release installed 1.3.20.
My problem is that the mknod function does not exist. Are there any plans
to implement a working version of mknod and not just the dummy version that
tells me it's not implemented. I can create some ugly workarounds but I
would prefer not altering the code. If I knew the mknod function was going
to be implemented in the near future I would avoid going down this nasty
Any info would be appreciated
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