[corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com: Re: ENOTSOCK errors with cygwin dll 1.3.21 and 1.3.22]

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Thu May 29 16:57:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, May 29, 2003 at 09:41:30AM -0400, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> I have confirmed the problem stems from access to the current process;
>  it disappears when Everyone has access.

It does for you?  Since I was curious, I tested that yesterday, too.
I changed the DACL of the current process to allow full control for
Everyone...  no change!  

> Glad it's over. The only embellishment I see is to move the 
> fixup_before_fork_exec() call inside the winsock2_active clause, 
> it is useless otherwise. Something like a self contained block.
> Oops, while writing the snippet I noticed a bug. Fixed below.
> if (winsock2_active)
>     {
>       fhs->set_io_handle (get_io_handle ())
>       if (cygheap->user.issetuid ()) 
>         RevertToSelf ();
>       fhs->fixup_before_fork_exec (GetCurrentProcessId ());
>       if (cygheap->user.issetuid ())
>         ImpersonateLoggedOnUser (cygheap->user.token);
>       fhs->fixup_after_fork (hMainProc);
>       if (fhs->get_io_handle() != (HANDLE) INVALID_SOCKET)
>           ^^^^^
> 	return 0;
>       debug_printf ("WSADuplicateSocket failed, trying DuplicateHandle");
>     }

Yes, that looks better.  I've applied it pretty similar.


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