AW: emacs-w32 24.5.1: Crashes with --daemon and in "About Emacs"

Corinna Vinschen
Wed May 27 12:00:00 GMT 2015

On May 19 08:21, Ken Brown wrote:
> On 5/19/2015 1:52 AM, Martin Anantharaman wrote:
> >Ken,
> >
> >you were on the right track there: I do not run bash in a windows console,
> >but not in mintty either - I have been using Console2 for many years as
> >common terminal for cmd, msys and cygwin. When I run my test in a mintty
> >windows everything works, i.e. emacsclient makes the emacs-server start a
> >window on the mintty terminal. /usr/bin/tty there shows /dev/pty0 in
> >contrast to /dev/cons0 in the Console2 window. So should I consider use of
> >Console2 (and the /dev/cons0 device) unsupported or is it a bug in
> >/dev/cons0?
> I don't know.  Maybe Corinna will have some insight into this when she
> returns from vacation.

No, sorry.  There was no change to the console code for a long time.
The latest changes from a year ago were changes to handle the console
buffer better, that's all.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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