Data truncation on ptys

Ed Schouten ed at
Thu Aug 19 14:58:39 UTC 2010

Hello Michael,

* Michael Sperber <sperber at> wrote:
> I'm one of the maintainers of XEmacs, and I've been running into a
> persistent problem with subprocesses / ptys since at least 5.x.  (If this
> is not the right list, I'd appreciate a pointer to a more appropriate
> forum.)

Very quick question. Does this problem still occur on FreeBSD 8.x?
FreeBSD 8.x has an entirely new TTY layer, which includes a new
pseudo-terminal driver.

 Ed Schouten <ed at>
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