Subject: Re: misc/11147: bdes gives core dump, if I press CTRL-\
To: John Hawkinson <jhawk@MIT.EDU>
From: Roger Brooks <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/06/2000 16:27:00
On Fri, 6 Oct 2000, John Hawkinson wrote:

>In message <>, Petri K
>oistinen writes:
>>Should programs just stop/quit if they get SIGQUIT?
>Well, the default behavior when receiving SIGQUIT is to print Quit
>and core dump. This is the default behavior for a lot of signals,
>and is documented.

And if you *don't* want the core dump you should use SIGINT (usually
on ^C).


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