SIGHUP on pty closure

Corinna Vinschen
Mon Jul 25 11:15:00 GMT 2011

On Jul 25 12:36, Marco atzeri wrote:
> It seems that mc is correct in the expectation.
> "If fildes refers to the master side of a pseudo-terminal, and this
> is the last close, a SIGHUP signal shall be sent to the controlling
> process, if any, for which the slave side of the pseudo-terminal is
> the controlling terminal. It is unspecified whether closing the
> master side of the pseudo-terminal flushes all queued input and
> output."
> I don't find such implementation on cygwin
> fhandler_pty_master::close ()
> Am I looking in the wrong place ?

No, I don't think so.  I'm not fluent with mc.  How can I reproduce
the issue?


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