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Re: <Ctrl-c> interrupt failure after upgrading 1.3.6-6 to 1.3.7-1
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf at redhat dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2002 17:36:06 -0500
- Subject: Re: <Ctrl-c> interrupt failure after upgrading 1.3.6-6 to 1.3.7-1
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On Sun, Jan 20, 2002 at 05:25:42PM -0500, FergusDaly@aol.com wrote:
>I upgraded from Cygwin 1.3.6-6 to 1.3.7-1 and lost the <Ctrl-c> "interrupt"
>e.g.1. just at the console, I ran a diff -r command to compare two large
>directories. Pressing <Ctrl-c> failed to interrupt this time-consuming
>activity, which carried on chugging away to the bitter end.
>e.g.2. inside an application, I accidentally triggered a huge print to
>stdout command. Pressing <Ctrl-c> failed ... etc etc.
>I reverted to 1.3.6-6 (easy! THANK YOU setup.exe) and all the required
><Ctrl-c> capability was recovered.
>For the moment I'll stick with 1.3.6-6. Anybody found the same thing, or is
ls -lR seems to terminate just fine with CTRL-C.
'cygcheck -r -s -v' might help track this down.
>PS. I tried sending from my "real" address firstname.lastname@example.org but
>you've blocked me using some anti-spam drawbridge. That ainit fair.
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