Bug 77685 - ping -n -c1 unreachable address hangs forever
ping -n -c1 unreachable address hangs forever
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 68919
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: iputils (Show other bugs)
i586 Linux
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2002-11-11 19:03 EST by Stephen Collier
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:11 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2002-11-11 19:04:01 EST
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Description Stephen Collier 2002-11-11 19:03:55 EST
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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 06:31:27 EST

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

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