Data truncation on ptys
sperber at deinprogramm.de
Fri Aug 20 08:33:31 UTC 2010
Ed Schouten <ed at 80386.nl> writes:
> Hello Michael,
> * Michael Sperber <sperber at deinprogramm.de> 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
> 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.
Huh - no! So I guess this means I can put it down to an OS bug rather
than a bug in XEmacs. (Let me know if it's still worth filing a PR.)
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