[arch-dev-public] [signoff] bash-4.2.008-1

Ionuț Bîru ibiru at archlinux.org
Tue Mar 15 17:42:57 EDT 2011

On 03/15/2011 04:02 PM, Allan McRae wrote:
> Upstream patch level bump.
> Bug-Description:
> Bash-4.2 does not attempt to save the shell history on receipt of a
> terminating signal that is handled synchronously. Unfortunately, the
> `close' button on most X11 terminal emulators sends SIGHUP, which
> kills the shell.
> This is a very small patch to save the history in the case that an
> interactive shell receives a SIGHUP or SIGTERM while in readline and
> reading a command.
> The next version of bash will do this differently.
> Signoff both,
> Allan

signoff i686.

what's up with bash this days? so many releases in a short period...


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