[pa3efu@yahoo.com: Re: setvbuf/setlinebuf issue] Thomas can you comment?

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Fri Sep 19 06:52:00 GMT 2003


On Fri, Sep 19, 2003 at 08:11:10AM +0200, Thomas Pfaff wrote:
> This is another problem with __DYNAMIC_REENT__, where every thread has 
> its own stdin, stdout and stderr FIL pointer.
> 
> I already submitted a patch to newlib which should hopefully fix this. 
> After its acceptance it requires 3 additional functions to be exported 
> in cygwin.din.
> 
> The bad news are that this patch again needs a recompilation of all user 
> apps, starting with gcc to get it into libstdc++, because the stdin, 
> stdout and stderr defines have changed again.

Is it backward compatible, though?  Will old apps still work?

Corinna

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