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Re: fsck SIGINFO

On Mon, Dec 03, 2012 at 05:11:33PM +0100, Edgar Fuß wrote:
> Has fsck recently lost it's ability to respond to SIGINFO, at least in the 
> early phases?
> I had to fsck on Friday, and pressing ctrl-T on the console just yielded the
> default [fsck ... biowait] output while it must have been running phase 1.
> Later, I got an fsck-specific response in, as far as I remember, phase 4.
> This happened on two filesystems, so I suppose it's not just an accident.

I've seen this too, when it's run from the startup script.
running from the command line seems respond to siginfo just fine in all

So I suspect the issue is with the /etc/rc stuff to log the startup's
scripts outputs.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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