please test ptys and ttys in the latest snapshot

Christopher Faylor
Sun Jun 4 16:32:00 GMT 2006

On Fri, Jun 02, 2006 at 08:42:17PM -0700, Brian Dessent wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>I've rewritten some of the pty/tty code in the latest snapshot to work
>>around problems that Dave Korn raised.  Thanks to Dave for finding the
>>problem and for his patch which would have made things work better.
>I still see the handle leak in the expect/dejagnu testcase that I
>posted earlier.  And in fact now it's worse as ^C won't kill the
>testcase; it just hangs after printing this:
>...  PASS: gcc.c-torture/compile/20000105-1.c (test for excess errors)
>got a INT signal, interrupted by user
>=== gcc Summary ===
># of expected passes            377
>If I manually kill the child expect.exe process then it un-hangs and
>prints the following:
>parent: sync byte write: broken pipe
>(This is run from rxvt in case it matters.)

I think I fixed both problems in the latest snapshot.


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