Subject: Re: why must exiting processes wait forever for events that never occur?!?!?!
To: NetBSD Kernel Technical Discussion List <>
From: Paul A Vixie <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/16/2000 16:46:14
> > And in that last vein, a timeout in close() makes way more sense than
> > "stty flushout", just as "stty flushout" makes way more sense than
> > "stty -crtscts -cdtrcts -mdmbuf".
> 	Does "stty flushout" reset the flags after the output has drained
> 	(presumably some arbitrary short time), or does it rely on that
> 	happening on close?

the flags are not persistently changed by the command.