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fixup! mingw: spawned processes need to inherit only standard handles

Let's preserve the correct errno (thanks, t0061!)

Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <>
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dscho committed Mar 7, 2018
1 parent b2faa49 commit 86f4c06bee47fc73e5d6181db97611a6afca2b61
Showing with 4 additions and 4 deletions.
  1. +4 −4 compat/mingw.c
@@ -1793,13 +1793,13 @@ static pid_t mingw_spawnve_fd(const char *cmd, const char **argv, char **deltaen
ret = CreateProcessW(*wcmd ? wcmd : NULL, wargs, NULL, NULL,
TRUE, flags, wenvblk, dir ? wdir : NULL,
&si.StartupInfo, &pi);
if (ret)
if (ret) {
errno = err_win_to_posix(GetLastError());
warning("failed to restrict file handles (%ld)\n\n%s",
err, buf.buf);

if (!ret)
} else if (!ret)
errno = err_win_to_posix(GetLastError());

if (si.lpAttributeList)

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