> From: Bastien ROUCARIES [mailto:roucaries.bast...@gmail.com] > Sent: Wednesday, September 05, 2012 1:55 PM > To: Joachim Schmitz > Cc: Junio C Hamano; Paolo Bonzini; bug-gnu...@gnu.org; email@example.com; > Erik Faye-Lund > Subject: Re: poll() emulation in git > > On Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 1:24 PM, Joachim Schmitz <j...@schmitz-digital.de> > wrote: > >> From: Joachim Schmitz [mailto:j...@schmitz-digital.de] > >> Sent: Tuesday, September 04, 2012 1:49 PM > >> To: 'Junio C Hamano' > >> Cc: 'firstname.lastname@example.org'; 'Erik Faye-Lund' > >> Subject: RE: [PATCH v2] Support non-WIN32 system lacking poll() while > >> keeping the WIN32 part intact > >> > >> > From: Junio C Hamano [mailto:gits...@pobox.com] > >> > Sent: Friday, August 24, 2012 9:47 PM > >> > To: Joachim Schmitz > >> > Cc: email@example.com; 'Erik Faye-Lund' > >> > Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] Support non-WIN32 system lacking poll() while > >> > keeping the WIN32 part intact > >> > > >> > "Joachim Schmitz" <j...@schmitz-digital.de> writes: > >> > > >> > > Different, but related question: would poll.[ch] be allowed to > >> > > #include "git-compat-util.h"? > >> > > >> > Seeing other existing generic wrappers directly under compat/, > >> > e.g. fopen.c, mkdtemp.c, doing so, I would say why not. > >> > > >> > Windows folks (I see Erik is already CC'ed, which is good ;-), > >> > please work with Joachim to make sure such a move won't break your > >> > builds. I believe that it should just be the matter of updating a > >> > couple of paths in the top-level Makefile. > >> > >> Haven't heard anything from the Windows folks yet. > >> > >> I'd prefer to move compat/win32/poll.[ch] into compat/poll. > >> Then adjust a few paths in Makefile and that would be the 1st patch > >> > >> A 2nd patch would be my already proposed ones that make this usable for > >> others (me in this case ;-)), namely wrapping 2 #inludes. > >> > >> diff --git a/compat/poll/poll.c b/compat/poll/poll.c > >> index 403eaa7..49541f1 100644 > >> --- a/compat/poll/poll.c > >> +++ b/compat/poll/poll.c > >> @@ -24,7 +24,9 @@ > >> # pragma GCC diagnostic ignored "-Wtype-limits" > >> #endif > >> > >> -#include <malloc.h> > >> +#if defined(WIN32) > >> +# include <malloc.h> > >> +#endif > >> > >> #include <sys/types.h> > >> > >> @@ -48,7 +50,9 @@ > >> #else > >> # include <sys/time.h> > >> # include <sys/socket.h> > >> -# include <sys/select.h> > >> +# ifndef NO_SYS_SELECT_H > >> +# include <sys/select.h> > >> +# endif > >> # include <unistd.h> > >> #endif > >> > >> -- > >> 1.7.12 > > > > However: this poll implementation, while compiling OK, doesn't work > > properly. > > Because it uses recv(...,MSG_PEEK), it works on sockets only (returns > > ENOTSOCK on anything else), while the real poll() works on all > > kind if file descriptors, at least that is my understanding. > > > > Here on HP NonStop, when being connected via an non-interactive SSH, we get > > a set of pipes (stdin, stdout, stderr) instead of a > > socket to talk to, so the poll() just hangs/loops. > > > > As git's implementation is based on ('stolen' from?) gnulib's and still > > pretty similar, CC to the gnulib list and Paolo > > > > Any idea how this could get solved? I.e. how to implement a poll() that > > works on non-sockets too? > > There is some code that pertains to a seemingly similar problem in Mac OS > > X, but my problem is not identical, as that fix doesn't > > help. > > Could you give more context ? Are you speaking about win32 or about HP non > stop?
HP NonStop > If so pipe are broken and unfixable under windows see > http://firstname.lastname@example.org/msg23365.html Bye, Jojo -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html