Ctrl+C not working with windows programs in Cygwin 1.7.16

Daniel Colascione dancol@dancol.org
Thu Aug 2 23:10:00 GMT 2012

On 8/2/2012 4:00 PM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 02, 2012 at 09:32:09PM +0200, Marcin Kielar wrote:
>> Steps to reproduce:
>> 1. Start cygwin using cygwin.bat
>> 2. Run `ping -t google.com`
>> 3. Try breaking it with Ctrl+C
>> Expected behaviur:
>> The ping breaks execution and the command prompt is shown and available
>> Actual behaviour:
>> Nothing happens, ping loops until killed with `/usr/bin/kill -f PID`
> I don't have a "cygwin.bat" but if I start bash via Start->Run this
> works for me.  ping is interrupted by CTRL-C.

I can repro the problem using exactly those steps. I'm using CYGWIN_NT-6.1-WOW64
xyzzy 1.7.16(0.262/5/3) 2012-07-20 22:55 i686 Cygwin. Does the most recent
snapshot have something that would make the results different?

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 259 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <http://cygwin.com/pipermail/cygwin/attachments/20120802/f8d2b473/attachment.sig>

More information about the Cygwin mailing list