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RE: Excessive CPU load (cygrunsrv.exe, tail.exe, etc)
- From: "Dave Korn" <dk at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2004 23:19:05 +0100
- Subject: RE: Excessive CPU load (cygrunsrv.exe, tail.exe, etc)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: cygwin-owner On Behalf Of Steve B
> Sent: 30 September 2004 22:00
> I do not believe that I am using Process Explorer.
> Well, it wasn't cygrunsrv.exe that was crashing
> immediately after its kill. Immediately after I kill
> cygrunsrv.exe it was UmxCfg.exe that was crashing!
> This appears to be part of the Tiny Firewall (or tpf,
> Tiny Personal Firewall for those of you that heard of
> it back in the day) system. I am going to investigate
> this newly discovered fact and I'll be sure to let you
> all know what I find out.
Betcha it also does something similar to procexp in that it places a hook or
otherwise injects into the code space of the cygwin app.
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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