Subject: Re: Control-C problems in Linux with pkgsrc
To: None <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/03/2003 08:47:17
On Wed, 3 Sep 2003 wrote:

> > 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.
> It also happens on NetBSD.

I primarily use pkgsrc under NetBSD. I have not noticed that. I just tried
it (under NetBSD) by making a typo in a MASTER_SITES line, but I didn't
reproduce it. (make and ftp process were killed when I pressed CTRL-C.)

   Jeremy C. Reed