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SubjectFunny terminal behaviour: Actually shutdown is buggy
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> $ cat big-file
>
> immediately press Ctrl-S
>
> and now you can't shutdown system until you press Ctrl-Q
>
> After Alt-Ctl-Del you can continue your work.
> ps shows:
>

The shutdown binary is buggy. It should time out its writes to terminals
and use O_NDELAY opens. Its not a kernel item.

I think I reported this about slackware 1.1 ;)


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