[Wine] Wine + serial port basically hangs system

Eric Pouech eric.pouech at wanadoo.fr
Tue May 9 14:17:07 CDT 2006

Uwe Bonnes wrote:
> Hallo,
> this is a thread from wine-users. I think further discussion of this issue
> is better done on wine-devel. 
>  In short, Dan Armbrust notices some application (heavy weather.exe)
> accessing the serial port causing a high system load. As the application
> uses WaitCommEvent, I fear that my implementation of WaitCommEvent is
> inappropriate. In my last posting, I ask Dan to count the calls to
> WaitcommEvent by counting the number of lines containing WaitCommEvent in a
> relay log. His results are:

the preferred way is of course to do the wait operation in the server 
(or at least the trigger in the server, and the handling of the trigger 
can be done on client side)

Eric Pouech

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