Call for testing: OpenSSH-5.9

Corinna Vinschen vinschen at
Tue Aug 16 01:49:31 EST 2011

On Aug 15 10:22, Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 7:41 AM, Corinna Vinschen <vinschen at> wrote:
> > While I was at it, it occured to me that there's another piece of
> > Cygwin-specific code which can go away.  Pipes are always created as
> > binary pipes for quite some time now.  There's no supported version of
> > Cygwin left which allowed to create textmode pipes.  Therefore, the
> > binary_pipe code can go away.  Here's the patch:
> How long have CygWin pipes always been created as binary?

Since 2008-07-18.  Btw., it's Cygwin, not CygWin.  Please note the
lowercase 'w'.


Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Project Co-Leader
Red Hat

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