Subject: bin/31264: rup not interruptable
To: None <,>
From: Mark Davies <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/09/2005 07:57:53
>Number:         31264
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       rup not interruptable
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Sep 09 07:57:53 +0000 2005
>Originator:     Mark Davies
>Release:        NetBSD 3.99.7
Dept. of Comp. Sci., Victoria Uni. of Wellington, New Zealand.
System: NetBSD 3.99.7 NetBSD 3.99.7 (MCS_WORKSTATION) #0: Mon Aug 15 16:21:55 NZST 2005 i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
	rup <hostname> is not interruptable.
		rup <hostname>
	where <hostname> in a name that exists in the DNS but wont respond
	to the rup. Try and interrupt the command from the shell and notice
	that it doesn't - you have to wait for it to timeout.