Bug 24018 which appears to be a showstopper for running Cygwin on Wine

Alan W. Irwin irwin at beluga.phys.uvic.ca
Fri Jun 28 18:57:23 CDT 2013

On 2013-06-28 22:37+0100 Hin-Tak Leung wrote:

> --- On Fri, 28/6/13, Alan W. Irwin <irwin at beluga.phys.uvic.ca> wrote:
> ... However, because of the Cygwin fork
>> bug, Cygwin on
>> Wine has largely been untested for the last three years so
>> this could
>> be a good opportunity to do such testing for the combination
>> of Cygwin
>> (with the fork fix) and recent Wine in case some Wine
>> regression is
>> discovered by such testing.
> what????!!!! You really don't get it.

Yes I do.  :-)

Enuf said.

Alan W. Irwin

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