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Date: Fri, 3 May 2013 22:07:58 +0200
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: Core bug: -fork vs. timer.

On 3 May, 2013, at 13:46 , magnum <> wrote:
> With OS_TIMER=1, forked processes' save timer does not work. Childrens' session files are not saved until (hopefully) at exit. Moving sig_init() to after john_fork() fixes it, but I'm not sure of other consequences.

FWIW just moving sig_init() that way seems to introduce other weird problems - like formats sometimes just hanging until killed. Not sure what is happening and I only tried this in bleeding + MPI.

The workaround I use right now is OS_TIMER=0. That works fine.


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