Updated: tmux-1.9a-2

Michael Wild themiwi@gmail.com
Thu Jun 5 19:57:00 GMT 2014

Version 1.9a-2 of "tmux" has been uploaded.

tmux is a terminal multiplexer, similar to GNU screen. It enables a
number of terminals (or windows) to be accessed and controlled from a
single terminal like GNU screen. tmux runs as a server-client system.
Moreover tmux provides a consistent and well-documented command
interface, with the same syntax whether used interactively, as a key
binding, or from the shell. It offers a choice of vim or Emacs key

This revision temporarily fixes (or papers over...) an issue that was
introduced when the cygwin DLL was updated to version 1.7.30-1.
Apparently this update introduced a change in the way that the
connect(2) function handles errors, that caused tmux to output "failed
to connect to server: No error" if the socket file in /tmp/tmux*
already existed. Deeper analysis of the issue is pending. Refer to the
following mailing list threads for more information:



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