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    SubjectRe: [Bug #14015] pty regressed again, breaking expect and gcc's testsuite
    Alan Cox <> writes:

    >> So, it will use the 64kb limit at least few paths, and I'm not sure
    >> though, non-n_tty path (e.g. ppp) doesn't use tty_write_room() check
    >> always. It may not be consistent if we removed pty_space() in pty_write().
    > The correct behaviour for most network protocols to overflow is to drop
    > packets so the behaviour of not checking was intentional.

    I see. I meant, ppp doesn't check (64kb) on write, but post-process(?)
    checks (8kb). If there is this situation, I just worried it becomes the
    cause of wrong behavior.

    OGAWA Hirofumi <>

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