pty issue causes 'screen' to hang when run from mintty as detached

Greg Turner
Thu Jun 13 19:34:00 GMT 2013

On Wed, Jun 12, 2013 at 3:19 PM, Matt D. <> wrote:
> "the Windows console window you get through cygstart is not [a pty]"

Ah, so /that's/ what I recently read uncomprehendingly!  Thanks for
tracking down this concise explanation.  Assuming that's right, then,
I wonder: what is it?


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