1.5.8 release announcement

Christopher Faylor cgf@alum.bu.edu
Tue Mar 16 23:51:00 GMT 2004


On Tue, Mar 16, 2004 at 09:47:30AM -0500, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
>
>
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> 
>> On Mon, Mar 15, 2004 at 11:42:12PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> >Given Pierre's description of the exim problem, however, it doesn't seem
>> >like my fix would affect that.
>> 
>> FYI, I just fixed a problem similar to what Pierre reported.
>> 
>> So, it looks like there were two different problems.
>> 
>> cgf
>> 
>> >Assuming that this checkin didn't solve the problem, Pierre, can you
>> >tell me how to duplicate your exim problems?
>
>This is what I see with the snapshot
>***********************************
>~> uname -a
>CYGWIN_NT-4.0 usched40576 1.5.8s(0.112/4/2) 20040316 00:33:52 i686 unknown unknown Cygwin
>
>~> net stop exim
>The Exim Mail Transfer Agent service is stopping.
>A system error has occurred.
>
>System error 1067 has occurred.
>
>The process terminated unexpectedly.
>
>The Exim Mail Transfer Agent service was stopped successfully.
>************************************
>
>While experimenting after sending my report yesterday I had also
>sometimes observed the message above. Today I only see the message,
>there are no errors in the log (*).

Can you attach to the process with strace or gdb to see what's going on?
Is there a stackdump file sitting around somewhere possibly?  I wonder
if this is a cygrunsrv complaint rather than an exim complaint.

I can't duplicate this on my system, fwiw.



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