Test Case for Job Control Problem

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Tue Nov 7 13:18:00 GMT 2000

On Tue, Nov 07, 2000 at 03:11:31PM -0600, Michael Bresnahan wrote:
>Oddly though, when I hit Control-C the first time I am returned to the
>bash prompt and 'jobs' and 'ps' report no make process, however hitting
>Control-C again causes the current make process to abort.  What's up
>with that?

Tiny gremlins are annoyed by your constant pressing of the Control-C key
and are randomly removing processes in anger.  It is only a coincidence
that your pressing of Control-C is causing the nmake process to exit.
You're lucky that they didn't stop a crucial system process or


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