bash and '&'

Geoffrey Noer
Tue Sep 29 21:47:00 GMT 1998

On Tue, Sep 29, 1998 at 09:36:34AM -0000, wrote:
> (Repost)
> Sorry if this is slightly off-thread, but
> can someone tell me why ^C interrupts all
> bash jobs (i.e. including the backgrounded ones), instead of just the current job, as I'd
> expect?  Is there a way to stop this?
> I'm running b19.1 on NT4.

It's a bug in bash.  It will be fixed in the one included as part of
the upcoming B20 distribution in early October.

Geoffrey Noer
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