[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]
re: bin/51556: less(1) generates SIGTTOU if lacking a controlling terminal
The following reply was made to PR bin/51556; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: matthew green <mrg%eterna.com.au@localhost>
Cc: gnats-admin%netbsd.org@localhost, netbsd-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost,
Subject: re: bin/51556: less(1) generates SIGTTOU if lacking a controlling terminal
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:18:25 +1100
> Anyway, less is not wrong. The problem is that timeout(1) is
> manipulating job control incorrectly.
i'm convinced there are two bugs here. the timeout one, and
that less tries to do terminal ops that trigger signals when
not properly able.
the original report fails if you use 'cat' instead of 'less'.
i'd not be so worried about the less bug, but for me i can't
^C out of it. ^Z does work, but having a shell i can't sent
an interrupt to is pretty serious situation i'd like to avoid
having happen if the tools can.
Main Index |
Thread Index |