Subject: Re: Please test bootstrap
To: Roland Illig <rillig@NetBSD.org>
From: grant beattie <grant@NetBSD.org>
Date: 11/03/2005 11:33:40
On Thu, Nov 03, 2005 at 01:30:23AM +0100, Roland Illig wrote:
> >>bmake/bootstrap builds on Solaris 9, but it's job control is a bit
> >>broken. after starting a pkg build, I can hit ^C all I like, and nothing
> >>happens. strangely, even ^\ didn't kill it, I had to kill the
> >>top-level bmake from another shell.
> >This problem has been reported several times for various platforms. Here
> >is my PR:
> It's a different problem on Solaris. At least for me. When logged in
> directly, I cannot stop _any_ process using ^C:
> $ cat
> + Stopped cat
> Inside a screen(1), it works.
I suspect this is a local problem, it is only the new bmake which has
this issue here.