semget() crash

David Stacey
Mon Jun 10 21:57:00 GMT 2013

On 10/06/2013 22:34, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 10:23:59PM +0100, David Stacey wrote:
>> >Please find attached a short test programme derived from the semaphore
>> >handling code in Poco. The test crashes in the call to semget(),
>> >reporting 'Bad system call (core dumped)'. I am using the latest 32-bit
>> >snapshot (2013-06-08).
> That sounds a lot like you aren't running cygserver.  You need to
> run cygserver if you use semget().

Many thanks for your speedy reply. Yes, running cygserver fixed the problem.
The Poco 'Foundation' test suite now runs to completion - even if not 
all of the tests pass!

Thanks again,


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