Closed Bug 540116 Opened 10 years ago Closed 10 years ago
IPDL: In DEBUG builds, a crashed child in ah
_crap _handler shouldn't block the parent
Just need to close the magical fd of the socket connected back to the parent. Might be worthwhile to have this behavior selected with an environment variable, maybe defaulting to "unblock on crash".
For old behavior, |export MOZ_DONT_UNBLOCK_PARENT_ON_CHILD_CRASH=1|.
Assignee: nobody → jones.chris.g
Attachment #421972 - Flags: review?(benjamin)
Strunk & White note: I used "don't unblock" instead of "block" because the parent won't always be blocked on the child when it crashes, f.e. if the child crashed from an async message. We can only say that the parent won't be unblocked, we can't say that it will be blocked.
re comment 2: cjones++
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 10 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
could this have caused Bug 544735 in regular builds ?
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