fork on win95

Christopher Faylor
Thu Jul 19 16:28:00 GMT 2001

On Fri, Jul 20, 2001 at 07:53:31AM +1000, Robert Collins wrote:
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Christopher Faylor" <>
>> Hmm.  As I said, I actually tried my changes under Windows 95, so
>> this will be difficult to track down, since I can't duplicate it.
>I'll see what sort of info I can generate for you, but I'm still pleading
>time shortage right now. I'll generate a strace as a minimum (ie strace
>sh -c ls) which should show the failure to fork(). Anything else that might
>spark neurons?
>> Thanks for not saying "It worked fine in B20.1", by the way.  :-)
>I forgot to mention that!. Doh!.

Jeez.  At the very *least* you could mention that fork works fine for you
on linux.  I need some reference point after all.


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