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Re: SIGPIPE not properly reset with 'trap - PIPE'

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: SIGPIPE not properly reset with 'trap - PIPE'
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2008 19:51:36 +0100
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Ralf Wildenhues <address@hidden> writes:

> That may well be, but if SIGPIPE is ignored upon script startup, then
> the shell should not output those error messages upon receiving the
> signal in the first place, no?

When SIGPIPE is ignored then the syscall returns with EPIPE instead.
This is what bash is reporting.


Andreas Schwab, SuSE Labs, address@hidden
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