Subject: Re: pkgsrc, bmake, Linux and Ctrl+C
To: None <>
From: Masao Uebayashi <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/14/2004 16:58:11
> What am I talking about? In Linux, go to some package which has lots of
> dependecies (e.g. meta-pkgs/xfce4), run bmake and try to interrupt the
> process by pressing ^C. Now type "ps axw" and see how some (sub?)makes
> are still running, ftp is fetching files, etc. It can be very hard to
> kill all those subtasks...

	% pkill bmake

would help you...