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Re: [perl #49073] SIGTERM not terminating child process

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Reini Urban
December 25, 2007 05:02
Re: [perl #49073] SIGTERM not terminating child process
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2007/12/24, Jarkko Hietaniemi <>:
> : This shows that the SIGTERM to the child process is knocking
> : it out of its sleep call, but is not terminating the process.
> I'm not saying that this shouldn't be made to work in Time::HiRes,
> what I am saying is that four different UNIXes (running mostly
> 5.8.8, one running 5.8.4) do not exhibit this behaviour, so I'm
> thinking something might be funny in Cygwin.

I can confirm this failing SIGTERM cygwin behaviour
but didn't dig into a fix yet.
Reini Urban    

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