XWin listens on too many TCP

Christopher Faylor cgf-no-personal-reply-please@cygwin.com
Fri Jun 4 20:15:00 GMT 2004

On Fri, Jun 04, 2004 at 11:06:53AM +0200, Alexander Gottwald wrote:
>On Thu, 3 Jun 2004, Ted Bennett wrote:
>>I read your post concerning XWin listens on too many TCP ports and
>>killing existing connections.  You were corresponding with Khoa Nguyen.
>>Was there any fix for his problem?  I am having the same symptoms.
>You are using Zonealarm too?

Maybe I need an autoresponder to this thread.

AFAIK, this is cygwin working as normal, i.e., it is not a bug.

The code in question is in select.cc.  If anyone wants to give a look
and suggest alternate implementations, they are welcome to send patches
to cygwin-patches.


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