Subject: Re: ^C in fsck (segue from tech-kern)
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 04/04/2007 22:31:24
On Wed, Apr 04, 2007 at 04:09:55PM -0400, der Mouse wrote:
> Okay, so it's supposed to work in 3.1; I'll work on figuring out why it
> doesn't. Offhand, it looks as though stop_boot just kills the shell
> running the fsck script, not the shell running /etc/rc - I suspect it
> might work if I set rc_fast_and_loose.
> I'll dig around some more after work, when I'm at home with my 3.1
Take it with a grain of salt, but after looking at the rc.d stuff,
every rc.d script that doesn't end in ".sh" is sourced in a subshell,
but a script ending in ".sh" is sourced directly into the current shell.
So appending ".sh" to the rc.d/fsck script should achieve what you are
looking for, if I understand correctly (man 8 rc.d).
Thierry Laronde (Alceste) <tlaronde +AT+ polynum +dot+ com>
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