[ck] Re: Threading issues? [firstname.lastname@example.org: ck Digest,
Vol 3, Issue 16]
mike at codeweavers.com
Thu Jan 13 04:04:23 CST 2005
Shachar Shemesh wrote:
> From what I understood from him, this had a lot to do with the "epoll"
> change I investigated some time back. I'll let Mike say whether that is so.
There's a bug in the overlapped I/O code in file.c that means a normal
file fd is added to the select() array and never removed, causing
wineserver to go into a busy loop. I have a hack for it CrossOver,
which I have submitted to wine-patches, which doesn't really fix the
The epoll patch fixs the problem, but not directly. The reason was that
epoll refuses to add a normal file fd to the fd set, where as select was
quite happy doing that.
I'm waiting on Eric Peouch's async I/O rewrite to go in and I'll retest
and see if the above bug still exists.
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