Frank Van Der Linden writes:
> Matty wrote:
> > Howdy,
> >
> > Most Linux and BSD distributions ship with a version of dd that
> > displays the status of a copy operation when a SIGUSR1 signal is
> > received. 
> Just a correction. I know this is late in the game, and I don't want to 
> prolong the discussion much, since this isn't the right list, but: *BSD 
> uses SIGINFO, which is generated via the tty code when the user presses 
> ^T. Several tools implement a status handler that uses SIGINFO.

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