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Re: [PATCH 1/2] docs: korn shells can have $? > 256 for signal-terminate
Re: [PATCH 1/2] docs: korn shells can have $? > 256 for signal-terminated children
Tue, 4 Oct 2011 20:15:37 +0200
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On Thursday 29 September 2011, Stefano Lattarini wrote:
> Some Korn shells, when a child process die due to signal number
> n, can leave in $? an exit status of 256+n, instead of the "more
> standard" 128+n. See also Austin Group issue 0000051:
> * doc/autoconf.texi (Signal handling): Document the described Korn
> Shell behaviour, and some of its possible shortcomings.
> Suggestion by Eric Blake.
> ChangeLog | 14 +++++++----
> doc/autoconf.texi | 61
> 2 files changed, 70 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
Ping on this patch (and its small follow-up)?
- Re: [PATCH 1/2] docs: korn shells can have $? > 256 for signal-terminated children,
Stefano Lattarini <=