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From Davanum Srinivas <>
Subject Re: Has the Kaffe Gump run died?
Date Tue, 26 Apr 2005 14:11:20 GMT
thanks adam. i was looking into the code myself when i saw ur email :)
will wait for ur patch  (both trunk and live...right?)

-- dims

On 4/26/05, Adam R. B. Jack <> wrote:
> > Could it be that the new "Kill prcess group" stuff is killing too many
> > processes, taking the main Gump process down with it?
> I don't think it is the new stuff, per-se, but the fact that some old
> slipped in with the new. The old killed "the Gump process" 'cos it was
> running within a standalone process, a copy ('cos M$ doesn't have fork).
> Inside the new, I suspect that the fork still sees 'the Gump process' as the
> original. Poorly coded, and when mixed with a coincident bug, perhaps fatal.
> I would've expected to see a log warning line (that I don't see in your
> output) but since this possibility exists, and fits the experience we have,
> I'm inclined to blame it. I'll fix it and commit.
> regards,
> Adam
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