[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: [leafnode-list] "Getting all newsgroups..." takes 2 hours+
Put a "Press enter to continue" as the last line of the output?
Will hide the problem, actually; but do no damage.
On Thu, 10 Jun 1999, Cornelius Krasel wrote:
> Jeff Robinson wrote:
> > 2 when i run fetch -vvv it hangs when it compleat's it's task and you have
> > to hit enter to end the task
> You have not read the README file (the TROUBLESHOOTING section). It says:
> Problem: fetch hangs after writing something like "wrote
> Solution: This is not a problem at all, but fetch's normal behaviour.
> After getting all articles and storing them on your disk,
> fetch finishes after starting a sub-process which does some
> local cleanup in the background. This process is not controlled
> by the shell anymore but still writes to the terminal. The shell
> does not realize when this process ends and therefore cannot
> produce a prompt.
Sanjeev "Ghane" Gupta Tel: +91(11) 6941831, 6946619
Eurolink Systems Ltd Fax: +91(11) 6943732
New Delhi, India email: ghane@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Eurolink doesn't pay me to speak for it, so I don't
Old age is not an accomplishment, nor youth a sin
leafnode-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx -- mailing list for leafnode
To unsubscribe, send mail with "unsubscribe" in the subject to the list