multiple cygwin1.dll message

Christopher Faylor
Sun May 27 04:29:00 GMT 2007

On Sat, May 26, 2007 at 11:30:24PM -0400, John wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>However, my Bourne shell script has broken.  Sigh.  If I can't figure
>>>that out I'll post a new query.
>>My crystal ball says that you probably have \r\n line endings in some shell
>>script.  You can install dos2unix to eliminate these.
>Sounds likely as it was file name building that I noticed broken and
>adding -x to trace the script showed \r's in the middle of my
>filenames as I recall. But I immediately downgraded to the previous
>version and it started working again.
>Is this a known change between the current and the previous cygwin

So, you actually think I'm psychic?  Cool.

>But when I run my script with a lot of data to process, or repeatedly
>run shorter ones, I soon run out of resources and fork fails, and it
>kills Zone Alarm, which does start up again, but cygwin remains wounded
>until I reboot. It seems like something is allocating resources or
>processes and not releasing them, and when I hit some magic maximum
>it all falls apart.
>Attached is the output I see when the script goes bad. Any suggestions
>on this one?

Yeah, don't use ZoneAlarm.


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