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Re: services not starting with 20060104 snapshot

On Thu, Jan 05, 2006 at 09:02:52PM -0500, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Thu, Jan 05, 2006 at 08:29:09PM -0500, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>>>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>>On Thu, Jan 05, 2006 at 07:24:16PM -0500, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>>>>>It appears your supposition is right.  The first call to
>>>>>CreateWindowStation() fails for me.  Reason = "Access is denied".  So
>>>>>there is some weird permissions problem.  I'll see if I can find
>>>>But, it didn't fail in the strace log that you sent me a couple of days
>>>>ago.  That seems pretty strange to me.
>>>Yeah, I'm with you.  Maybe I'll try putting back the CreateWindowStation 
>>>to be what it was and make sure I can reproduce the desired behavior.  
>>>a sanity check makes some sense to me at this point. :-)
>>You have reinstalled cygwin at least 14 times, right?  This is a really
>>thorny problem so I think a whole bunch of reinstalls are called for.
>Yes, I think you're right. ;-)
>Actually, what I did find is that "ignoring" the problem of
>CreateWindowStation failing like the code used to do solves the problem
>for me.  I have to review the path that brought us here a little more
>to see what the CreateWindowStation() changes were supposed to fix.  I've
>forgotten now (if I ever really had a clear understanding ;-) ).

That was supposed to fix the problem of console windows appearing when the
service is allowed to interact with the desktop.


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