fifo woes

Christopher Faylor
Mon Jul 16 16:37:00 GMT 2012

On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 08:02:18AM -0600, Eric Blake wrote:
>On 07/16/2012 08:01 AM, Eric Blake wrote:
>> It's nice to know that Cygwin isn't the only platform plagued with fifo
>> woes; here's a bug in the Linux kernel handling of fifos that manifested
>> itself when dash was used to run the git testsuite:
>It helps if I post the right link:

You realize that your email subject gave me a nice sinking "Oh @#$*"
feeling when I saw it right?  :-)

With all of the work I've put into fifos in the last couple of releases
I thought you'd found something new.  It *is* nice to see Linux having
problems too.  They are a lot trickier than they seem.


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