Regression (last snapshot)

Thu Aug 1 14:29:00 GMT 2019

On Thu, 1 Aug 2019 12:19:55, Ken Brown  wrote:

> As I said, the problem only occurs in terminals started from the xwin-xdg-menu. 
> That isn't what you did.  Here are the reproduction instructions again:


> 1. Start the X server using the XWin Server shortcut in the Start Menu (look 
> under Cygwin-X).

I choose not to clobber the Start Menu (while installing) ...

> 2. Locate the xwin-xdg-menu tray icon.  It looks like a black C with a green X 
> inside.  If you hover over it, you'll see "X applications menu on :0".  Click on 
> that icon, hover over System Tools, and select one of the terminals offered.
> 3. Try your 'ls' command or some variation of it in that terminal.

 - started login shell (either using MinTTY or a DOSbox)
 - invoked startxwin
   (which is the same as starting the server from the Start Menu)

Had to fiddle w/ the notification area (tray) before the required icons appeared.

Next proceeded as you instructed above.

Result: grep complains ("grep: Write error: Broken pipe").

Problem confirmed.


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