Re: libdpkg: m_fork and friends
Dalibor Topic wrote:
It might be worth using glib to spawn child processes, to reduce
os-specific code in dpkg, however this does mean introducing glib as a
dependency, which may or may not be desirable.
Phil Lello schrieb:
You could try using glib for that.
I've started trying to port dpkg natively to Windows (as opposed to
One area that may cause problems is that Windows doesn't have fork
functionality, so implementing m_fork() will be challenging.
I'll move this conversation over to the dpkg list, as this seems more of
a general dpkg design issue than a Win32 specific one.