From: firstname.lastname@example.org To: Elliott Hughes <Elliott.Hughes@genedata.com> Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: backgrounded jobs Date: Thu, 10 Jun 1999 18:00:01 -0400 [thread overview] Message-ID: <C125678C.00788D17.firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) On 10/06/99 10:48:06 Elliott Hughes wrote: > something i had in my own hacked-about copy of > Byron's rc is a line that output not just the pid of > a backgrounded job, rather the string "kill %i\n", on > the basis that this was the number one use of the > pid. it's particularly handy in 9term, but probably > just as useful in xterm. > > how would people feel about making this part of > the distribution? Mutter, grumble. Doesn't sound right to me - not in rc. It sounds more es-ish to me. :-) Mind you, I'm the one who made Wily's no-arg Kill print a list of the likely Kill commands, so who am I to complain? And I don't even use rc, so my opinion doesn't even count. steve
next reply other threads:[~1999-06-14 0:43 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 1999-06-10 22:00 steve.kilbane [this message] -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below -- 1999-06-14 13:23 Elliott Hughes 1999-06-10 9:48 Elliott Hughes 1999-06-11 13:17 ` Gerry.Tomlinson 1999-06-14 11:53 ` Tim Goodwin
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