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Re: How to trigger the death of zsh(3.0.5)
- X-seq: zsh-users 1849
- From: Rob Windsor <windsor@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: Mircea Damian <dmircea@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How to trigger the death of zsh(3.0.5)
- Date: Thu, 08 Oct 1998 14:26:09 -0500
- Cc: zsh-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- In-reply-to: Your message of "Thu, 08 Oct 1998 14:15:17 CDT."
- Reply-to: Rob Windsor <windsor@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Sender: windsor@xxxxxxxxxxx
I did blather:
> Verily did Mircea Damian write:
>> I posted a while ago a message about the "disappearing zsh".
>> I'm still using zsh-3.0.5(the one which comes with slackware 3.5) and I
>> found a way to trigger the death of zsh:
>> I'm doing a backward-i-search(Ctrl-r) for "ls"(without quotes) and
>> instead of pressing enter I'm hitting Ctrl-C(which is interrupt key for
>> my terminal) so he prompt for search is disappearing. Then it's enough
>> to type "ls", enter and the shell is dead.
>> My machine is linux-2.0.33 on a ix86 architecture(P200) with slackware 3.5.
> I can reproduce this bug on Solaris-2.6/sparc, SunOS 4.1.3_U1/sparc, and
>> Here is the /etc/zprofile(which is linked to /etc/zshrc):
>> setopt histignoredups histignorespace nobeep autocd autolist nonomatch
>> appendhistory nobgnice correctall histnostore listtypes
> I removed my .zshenv (no other zsh files) and went through my configuration
> line-by-line (option-by-option) to determine which one was consistently
> killing off my shell. I found:
> : wst103:~; telnet localhost
> Trying 127.0.0.1...
> Connected to localhost.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> SunOS 5.6
> login: windsor
> Last login: Thu Oct 8 13:47:59 from localhost
> wst103% setopt prompt_subst
> (C-r, ls, C-c)
> wst103% ls
> Connection closed by foreign host.
> But I couldn't accurately reproduce the bug with your list of setopts, just
> "prompt_subst" (which you don't have listed).
Oh, one other addition to this:
If you use C-g (emacs "abort" keybinding instead of terminal INTR), your
shell doesn't blow out.
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