Subject: Re: pkgsrc, bmake, Linux and Ctrl+C
To: None <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/14/2004 09:03:18
On Wed, 14 Jan 2004 16:58:11 +0900 (JST)
Masao Uebayashi <> wrote:

> > 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...

Heh yeah, but I'd prefer it was fixed without making any script to kill
bootstrap's ftp or bmake :-)

Juan RP <juan AT xtraeme DOT unixbsd DOT org>