Pseudo console support in PTY

Takashi Yano
Thu Apr 4 04:15:00 GMT 2019

Hi Thomas,

On Wed, 3 Apr 2019 09:55:29 +0200 Thomas Wolff wrote:
> Am 03.04.2019 um 09:27 schrieb Corinna Vinschen:
> > On Apr  3 09:18, Thomas Wolff wrote:
> >> I've now self-compiled cygwin dll on a third system and can run a cygwin
> >> console.
> >> But the build process did not generate the cygwin-console-helper, maybe
> >> that's the reason why mintty does not start?
> Can you give a hint that enables me to test the patch?

cygwin-console-helper.exe will be built in directory:

Did you look into this directory?

Without patched cygwin-console-helper.exe, mintty will not

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