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Re: Impossible to exit rxvt, now
- From: Rick Rankin <rick_rankin at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2002 10:48:45 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: Impossible to exit rxvt, now
OK, forget the last one. The message about 1.3.9 appeared just after I hit
--- Rick Rankin <email@example.com> wrote:
> This *appears* to be a problem handling EOF. I've included some strace output
> that will hopefully shed some light on the problem. If this points someone to
> an obvious solution, great. If not, it'll be at least a couple of days before
> I'll have a chance to look at it in more detail.
> Oddly enough, I couldn't get any output out of strace using the version of
> distributed with cygwin. The strace output below was generated with a version
> of rxvt I built myself, which also has the same problem at exit. If I run
> /usr/bin/rxvt -e bash --login
> I get an rxvt window (albeit huge) and a prompt. But if I run
> strace /usr/bin/rxvt -e bash --login
> I get nothing -- no window and no output from strace.
> BTW, if the entire strace output would help, I can attach it, but it's about
> 6.5 MB.
[strace output snipped]
> --- David Starks-Browning <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Monday 21 Jan 02, fergus at bonhard dot uklinux dot net writes:
> > > However, on pressing <Ctrl-d>, or typing exit, to exit, the terminal
> > > freezes, necessitating either a mouse-click on the top RH [x] close
> > > or <Ctrl-Alt-Del> followed by [End Task], to close down. Strange.
> > I wouldn't dare post a "me too", but let me add that rxvt.exe is
> > actually left "spinning", consuming cpu resources until you close the
> > window explicitly.
> > Like fergus, I notice this with 1.3.8 from 1.3.6-6. I did not see it
> > with the 2002-Jan-10 snapshot.
> > It sounds like fergus is using Win9x. I see it on NT 4.
> > Regards,
> > David
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