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Re: Forks/spawn test using ~latest~ CVS source 20031217 10:00AM (GMT+1)

Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes wrote:

On Thu, Dec 18, 2003 at 06:09:54PM -0500, Christopher Faylor <> wrote:

On Fri, Dec 19, 2003 at 12:04:02AM +0100, Philippe Torche wrote:

I've tested the CVS source 20031217 10:00AM (GMT+1) to see if fork/spawn works on Multi CPU (4 Xeon) with Windows 2003 Server (see old message about it in the mailing list). Unfortunatly It doesn't !

Below a test script, use it by running After some time (< 1 minute) one or more of the 5 sub-shell stop. This batch works perfectly using a single P4 cpu on Windows XP !

I don't know how many people out there have Multi CPU Xeons, but I suspect there aren't many. This works fine in my single CPU system, as you note.

Thanks in advance, Philippe.

PS 1 : 4-5th attempt to send a mail to using three different mail account, gmane newgroup ! Anti-spam ? :(

Yes. ZIP file attachments.

PS 2 : Vital for me that this works before end of the month !

Sorry, but why would your urgency have any bearing on a community, volunteer project?

Maybe he's implying there is funding available for working on this if

Yes, I can (C, C++ is in my knowledge, debug, strace, ...).

Thanks a lot, Philippe.

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