Bug 17038 - Double-Interrupt in mailx fails to kill letter
Double-Interrupt in mailx fails to kill letter
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 14010
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mailx (Show other bugs)
6.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
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Reported: 2000-08-28 10:47 EDT by cmmiller
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Description cmmiller 2000-08-28 10:47:26 EDT
In /bin/mail, when composing a message, a double-interrupt should kill 
the letter. (^C^C) The first interrupt is caught, but the second is not. 
Pressing ^D -after- the second (or more) ^C will kill the letter.

  To reproduce:

mybox:~> mail fakeuser
Subject: test double-intr

  This is a test.. ^C
(Interrupt -- one more to kill letter)
^C^C^C
^D
mybox:~> rpm -qf `which Mail`
mailx-8.1.1-16
mybox:~>
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2000-08-28 10:57:29 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 14010 ***

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