[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: process sentinel and kill-emacs

From: JD Smith
Subject: Re: process sentinel and kill-emacs
Date: Tue, 22 May 2007 12:02:20 -0700

On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 10:52 -0400, Richard Stallman wrote:
>     Should a process's sentinel not run when kill-emacs is invoked with
>     running processes?  It appears the sentinel is not run (despite the
>     prompting in save-buffer-kill-emacs: "Active processes exist; kill them
>     and exit anyway?").  Any suggested workaround?
> Why is it vital to run sentinels when you are killing Emacs anyway?

In my case, because the sentinel is writing out a comint input history
log, which you'd like to preserve even if the shell isn't cleanly

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]