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mq_notify api of mqueue.h does not work
- From: nilesh gharde <nileshgharde23 at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 23:32:05 +0530
- Subject: mq_notify api of mqueue.h does not work
I am using windows 10 and installed msys2 which internally uses "Cygwin
code base" to have ENV same as my linux machine.
I have implemented an IPC mechanism based on mqueue Apis. I see few mqueue
api's work properly like create and send as I can see the "/my_queue_name"
gets created under "/dev/mqueue/my_queue_name" and I see some data which I
put there. But I see the behavior is kind of diff with msys2 on windows.
$ ls -ltr
-rw-r--r-- 1 ngharde Domain Users 1296 Aug 11 17:58 Niles
$ cat Niles
d▒▒1F734DB930DC569D000000001B1061BF▒) @2tv <https://github.com/2tv>▒▒This
is nilesh string onep"This is
nilesh stting two nfnslfn"This is nilesh stting two nfnslfnX▒@▒(▒
[When I do cat I see this crap + my added data with send API]
LINUX machine Ubuntu 16.04.6 LTS
-rw-r--r-- 1 ngharde users 80 Aug 5 19:27 Niles
> cat Niles
QSIZE:0 NOTIFY:0 SIGNO:0 NOTIFY_PID:0
[Here I see info. about which PID is kind of waiting on this queue to get
The behavior where a process subscribe to get notified if there some msg in
the queue kind of works correctly in my Linux machine, but on windows with
msys2 that behavior I am not able to achieve.
Thanks in advance!
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