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Re: mkstemp bug
- From: Sam Steingold <sds at gnu dot org>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com, "Gary R. Van Sickle" <g dot r dot vansickle at worldnet dot att dot net>
- Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2005 10:19:56 -0400
- Subject: Re: mkstemp bug
- References: <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Reply-to: sds at gnu dot org
> * Gary R. Van Sickle <email@example.com> [2005-04-28 21:01:07 -0500]:
>> > So when I say "fifos just barely work" you felt the need to
>> inform me
>> > that they don't work? And that advances the discussion
>> how, exactly?
>> I did not just tell you that they are broken.
>> I also gave you a test case for FIFOs:
>> mkfifo foo
>> xterm -e 'tty >> foo; cat foo'
>> (now foo can be used by other tty application to communicate with the
>> user via the dedicated xterm - works in linux but not cygwin).
>> I think such a test case is useful for development and debugging.
> Dude, you are just *asking* for one heck of a zinger!
Sorry, I am not sure I understand what you mean.
(PS it may be because English is not my native language...)
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