Subject: Re: Control-C problems in Linux with pkgsrc
To: Martti Kuparinen <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/03/2003 08:26:34
On Wed, 3 Sep 2003, Martti Kuparinen wrote:

> Hi!
> I'm using pkgsrc with Slackware. For some reason ^C does not
> work correctly inside pkgsrc. As an example, if I do this

For me, I have also noticed (under Linux) that when pressing CTRL-C during
the fetch target that I will get my shell prompt back, but in the
background a bmake process will continue and ftp process will continue
(one after another if needed). So I have to kill the bmake process.

   Jeremy C. Reed