wine ptrace trouble

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Oct 24 11:03:56 CDT 2005

Peter Beutner <p.beutner at> writes:

> hmm it appearently is a kernel/ptrace issue as Marcus Meissner supposed.
> I just tested it on x86 and it works fine, while on x86_64 it doesnt work.
> I will dig a bit further if time permits.
> Just out of curiosity, why does the server continue ptracing after "the work is done",
> instead of just detaching?

It's mostly a performance thing. Though in the current design it may
not make all that much difference anymore, it would be interesting to
measure it.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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