Protect fork() against dll- and exe-updates.

Michael Haubenwallner
Tue Apr 12 07:38:00 GMT 2016

On 04/05/2016 10:35 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> I'm still not overly excited about using the existence of the dir alone
>>> as marker to activate this feature, but that can be added later...
>> I could think of some flag to set in setup.exe, but still where to store
>> the flag except for the existence of the directory. I'm not sure if the
>> registry should be used for everything...
> No, not the registry.  The CYGWIN environment variable, perhaps.

We use 'env -i' to start some package management processes, which clobbers
the CYGWIN environment variable as well...


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