[PATCH 0/7] Series short description

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Tue Jan 8 11:40:32 CST 2013

Eric Pouech <eric.pouech at orange.fr> writes:

> The following series implements a new scheme for managing 'bare' consoles.
> We now force every program started without a wine parent to be run under
> wineconsole (transparently for the user).
> This is done using a new backend in wineconsole called 'line'. This backend
> only takes care of input; output is kept as a client side operation.
> All terminal related code is moved from dlls/kernel32 to programs/wineconsole.
> This basically ensures that:
> - Only wineconsole reads from standard input (and writes into input queue).
>   This fixes bug reported by Jason when $CONIN is opened with read access only.
> - It also enforces that wineconsole always has control of the unix terminal,
>   hence ensuring that we properly reset the terminal settings upon exit.

Running make test with this series hangs in the hlink.c test, there
seems to be a wineconsole process that never terminates.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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