Exitcode is 0 when killing a cygwin initiated process via taskmanager

Andrey Repin anrdaemon@yandex.ru
Tue Dec 23 01:50:00 GMT 2014

Greetings, -!

> I have a script running banana after killing a process (rsync, but
> that is unimportant) through Taskmanager (End process in process tab).

> It is, that the killed process exits  immediately with exitcode 0 (!)
> and the bash script itself continues, which can lead to havoc because
> not knowing something was canceled (continuing to mive directories
> etc).

> Win7, CYGWIN_NT-6.1-WOW64 Gizmo-PC 1.7.33-2(0.280/5/3) 2014-11-13
> 15:45 i686 Cygwin

> simple to reproduce:
> START script.sh
> #!/usr/bin/bash
> less some_file
> echo "result: $?" >| erg_file

> erg_file contains: result: 0 after killing less through process taskmanager

> Any idea how to solve (get the "canceled" exit code? Remember: The
> script continues like a normal finish of the command)

What do you mean by "canceled" exit code, pretty please?

Andrey Repin (anrdaemon@yandex.ru) 23.12.2014, <04:37>

Sorry for my terrible english...

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