Bug 77685 - ping -n -c1 unreachable address hangs forever
Summary: ping -n -c1 unreachable address hangs forever
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 68919
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: iputils
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Phil Knirsch
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-12 00:03 UTC by Stephen Collier
Modified: 2015-03-05 01:11 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-11-12 00:04:01 UTC

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Description Stephen Collier 2002-11-12 00:03:55 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 95)

Description of problem:
ping -n -c1 <unreachable address> hangs forever and hangs the sensing 
application that depends on it.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.ping -n -c1 <unreachable address>
2.sit back and wait

Actual Results:  ping -n -c1
PING ( from : 56(84) bytes of data.
From icmp_seq=1 Destination Host Unreachable

Expected Results:  program returns

Additional info:

Comment 1 giulioo 2002-11-12 11:31:27 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 68919 ***

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