1.7.5: Hangs with tcsh pipes (was: 1.7.2: hangs with tcsh pipes)

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Fri Aug 6 18:58:00 GMT 2010

On Aug  6 16:44, Stefan Merten wrote:
> Hi Cygwin hackers!
> 4 months (122 days) ago Stefan Merten wrote:
> > [...]
> > I isolated the problem into the appended script. Sometimes it runs
> > fine and sometimes it hangs in one of the commands. You should be able
> > to run
> > 
> >   tcsh -f tcsh_problems.csh

I fetched your script from your OP and ran it about a hundred times.
I can not reproduce a single hang.  I'm using the latest Cygwin DLL from
CVS, though.  Maybe you should give it a try yourself.  Just install the
latest Cygwin DLL from the developer snapshots at


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