In the last episode (Jun 09), Polytropon said: > On Tue, 09 Jun 2009 16:30:30 -0500, Martin McCormick > <mar...@dc.cis.okstate.edu> wrote: > > Which signal is sent to a process when one types ^z or Control-z? It > > appears to be SIGSTOP and according to signal's man page, this is one > > signal you can't catch.
^Z sends a SIGTSTP, which can be caught (or ignored, in your case). 18 SIGTSTP stop process stop signal generated from keyboard > According to > > % stty -g > ... status=14:stop=13:susp=1a:time=0:werase=17: ... ^^^^^^^ > 17 SIGSTOP stop process stop (cannot be caught or > ignored) > > And I think that 17 (decimal) is refered to as 1a (hexadecimal) > in the previous stty command. 1a hex just refers to the control code itself (^Z), and doesn't indicate which signal is sent. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"