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Re: setsid() does not call FreeConsole() even if all files are closed
On Sun, Nov 13, 2005 at 08:29:05PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>On Sun, Nov 13, 2005 at 11:52:23PM +0100, Christian Franke wrote:
>>Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
>>>Yep, so, as CGF noted, try
>>>$ /usr/sbin/syslogd >/dev/null 2>&1 </dev/null
>>That makes no difference. Shell exits but console window persists (at
>>least on XP SP2) until syslogd is terminated.
>>Did you get a different result?
>No, you're right. I must have been hallucinating because I can't duplicate
>the result that I thought I saw previously. Reading the rest of the strace
>was instructive and I see what the problem is now.
>I hope to produce a fix soon. Sorry for the misinformation.
I'm uploading a snapshot which should fix the problem when CYGWIN=notty.
The console will stay attached when CYGWIN=tty, however, and I can't convince
myself that this is good behavior. I'll look at that more tomorrow.
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