Bug 172921

Summary: gpm block mc by /dev/gpmctl
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Milan Kerslager <milan.kerslager>
Component: gpmAssignee: Nikola Pajkovsky <npajkovs>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 4.0CC: dhoward, rvokal
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Description Milan Kerslager 2005-11-11 06:54:56 EST
When user is logged in to the X session on the console and the same user is
logged in via ssh and trying to run mc, the mc process hangs on /dev/gpmctl:

$ strace -p 19513
Process 19513 attached - interrupt to quit
connect(8, {sa_family=AF_FILE, path="/dev/gpmctl"}, 13 <unfinished ...>
Process 19513 detached

See the bug #163061 and bug #168076 for more info.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-10-31 12:38:44 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion, but this component is not scheduled to be updated in
the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. If you would like
this request to be reviewed for the next minor release, ask your
support representative to set the next rhel-x.y flag to "?".
Comment 3 Radek Vokal 2010-03-18 11:40:45 EDT
For RHEL4.9 we are addressing only performance and security issues. If you still
feel that your bug should get there, please contact your support or
redhat.com/support directly.
Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-03-18 11:59:16 EDT
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request.