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Re: Is this a bug?

From: George R Goffe
Subject: Re: Is this a bug?
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2020 23:56:36 +0000 (UTC)


Thanks for your response.

I'm running konsoles (KDE). I have tried complettion but don't see any evidence 
of bell ringing. Not even a flash.

Do you think that bash have a problem with konsole? Maybe it's a konsole bug?

I'll look at konsole docs for anything that speaks of "alarm bells", visual or 
otherwise and report back here. Ok?



On Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 3:28:01 PM PDT, Chet Ramey <chet.ramey@case.edu> 

On 8/18/20 5:14 PM, George R Goffe wrote:
> Chet,
> Please accept my apology for not responding to your email sooner.
> I have the bash source from the(?) repository. I followed Dimitris suggestion 
> and found bash hung in a system call named "pselect". I did a grep on the 
> source and found the only two ".c" files using "pselect":

If it's in pselect, it's waiting for input. It's probably not performing
completion at all. It may have read the directory, found no common prefix
for the files it found, `rang' the visible bell, and gone back to waiting
to read the next input character.

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