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Re: Wasn't this supposed to be fixed?

From: Jan D.
Subject: Re: Wasn't this supposed to be fixed?
Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2004 00:42:35 +0100
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Richard Stallman wrote:
The way this is supposed to work is that sigchld_handler is not
supposed to call malloc.  However, it was changed to call
strsignal, and that calls malloc.

I think the best fix is to bring it back to the original design and
move the call to strsignal out of the signal handler.  Instead, it can
set another variable; Fcall_process can check that variable and call

Would you like to implement this?

Now checked in, please test.


        Jan D.

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