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RE: make[5]: execvp: C:/Cygwin/bin/bash.exe: No more processes

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Faylor []
> Sent: Friday, October 06, 2000 2:47 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: make[5]: execvp: C:/Cygwin/bin/bash.exe: No more 
> processes
> On Thu, Oct 05, 2000 at 08:40:10PM -0400, Guy T. Moore Jr. wrote:
> >Cygwin'ers:
> >
> >
> >I've somewhat narrowed down a make error based on the level
> >of nested makes but using our build system the way it is.
> >i.e.: I cannot prove that my error is only related to the
> >      number of nested makes.
> >
> >So I guess this is stack related or some other resource that
> >I would like to bump up.
> >
> >What resource is my error related to, and can I bump it up
> >using what command?
> Since the only message you're getting is "no more processes", I
> would guess that it may be accurate.  How about adding a 'ps -ef'
> to each recursion, to verify.
> cygwin 1.1.4 only allows a limited number of processes.  I've removed
> this limitation in the snapshots.  Now you can have as many processes
> as Windows allows.

Sorry, this is the answer to my preceding e-mail... should have read th
ewhole thread (my own excuse is that outlook had split the thread for some
mysterious reason...)

> So, two things:  1) try adding the 'ps', and 2) try a snapshot.

Thanks; however I'll probably wait for the next cygwin release :-)

Bernard Dautrevaux
Microprocess Ingenierie
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Tel:	+33 (0) 1 47 68 80 80
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