[Haskell-cafe] Re: Does readFile "/proc/mounts" hang for you?
marlowsd at gmail.com
Mon Feb 9 08:39:06 EST 2009
David Fox wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 9:20 AM, David Fox <ddssff at gmail.com
> <mailto:ddssff at gmail.com>> wrote:
> I posted a bug about this
> (http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/ticket/2971) but its so odd I
> had to ask here. Using ghc 6.10.1, both readFile "/proc/mounts" and
> Data.ByteString.Lazy.Char8.readFile "/proc/mounts" hang on an amd64
> machine running Linux. Also, Data.ByteString.readFile
> "/proc/mounts" returns the empty string. Is this behavior present
> for others? On i386?
> I can now confirm that this bug also affects the i386 architecture.
There was a more serious underlying bug, which is now fixed. Thanks to
those who reported and investigated it.
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