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    SubjectRe: [PATCH]O18.1int
    Alex Riesen <alexander.riesen@synopsys.COM> writes:

    >> XEmacs still spins after running a background job like make or grep.
    >> It's fine if I reverse patch-O16.2-O16.3. The spinning doesn't happen
    >> as often, or as long time as with O16.3, but it's there and it's
    >> irritating.
    > another example is RXVT (an X terminal emulator). Starts spinnig after
    > it's child has exited. Not always, but annoyingly often. System is
    > almost locked while it spins (calling select).

    It sounds like the same bug. IMHO, it's rather bad, since a
    non-privileged process can make the system unusable for a non-zero
    amount of time.

    How should I do to capture some information about this thing? Do you
    know what causes it, Con?

    Måns Rullgård

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