cygwin 1.5.4: problem iwth suspending processes

Bill McCormick
Mon Sep 15 23:47:00 GMT 2003

Neil Graham Wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Searching through the archives doesn't seem to net me much, except for a
> recent, rather ill-defined query.
> Whenever I do something like
>       less text_file
> and then press ctrl-Z, the shell seems to hang.  To get the shell back, I
> have to go to another window and kill -9 less_pid.  Same thing 
> happens with
> vim, and this occurs both inside and outside of bash.
> Here's the output of cygcheck; hope it's helpful.

Same behavior under X and Rxvt. 

The behavior seems to occur with any program, not just vim and less.

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