mkfifo export

Christopher Faylor
Tue Mar 27 20:32:00 GMT 2001

On Tue, Mar 27, 2001 at 09:31:06PM +1000, Robert Collins wrote:
>    I have a basic mkfifo exported that just returns ENOSYS... Would you
>like a trivial patch to get that into cygwin - so that the next release
>of fileutils will actually try to call it rather than mknod? (I've tried
>building fileutils and it finds the mkfifo..
>Or would you rather wait for the whole thing? I plan to fix mknod up to
>the extent that it can create fifo's too, so fileutils probably doesn't
>_need_ a re-release.

Hmm.  I guess exporting a mkfifo that does nothing is ok for now.


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