MapViewOfFileEx errors with cygwin1-20040716 snapshot

Igor Pechtchanski
Mon Jul 26 07:48:00 GMT 2004

On Sat, 24 Jul 2004, Christopher Faylor wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 22, 2004 at 02:15:58PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> >On Thu, Jul 22, 2004 at 12:54:37PM -0400, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> >>Ok, I tripped the error again.  Here it is, in all of its pristine glory:
> >>
> >>c:\cygwin\bin\vim.exe (2568): *** MapViewOfFileEx failed, Win32 error 6
> >>
> >>Weirdly enough, I did not find this exact message anywhere in the sources
> >>(there's only one occurrence of "MapViewOfFileEx failed" in the current
> >>CVS, and it has other things in the message).  If anyone has any ideas
> >>on where it's coming from, I'd appreciate a pointer.
> >
> >It's a new error in line 195 in current (as of this writing) CVS
> >sources.
> I added some additional logic around this error to try to avoid issuing
> it if the process is exiting.  I was thinking that maybe this was a
> multi-thread problem but, AFAICT, the only time that this should be
> accessed from a multi-thread context in CVS is when a process exits.
> cgf

Thanks.  I'll see if I get the errors again with the new DLL.
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