From: "Michaël Cadilhac" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Unexpected infinite loop with xclip
Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2022 16:44:01 -0500 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <CADt3fpMftOpCc-6dkMYDCpJg_d9Th4vnvaUJHZbUA4nqx-3PVQ@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
I can't explain the behavior of the following on my system:
With zsh -f:
$ while :; do read; echo | xclip; echo loop; done
(In the above, RET is the only user input.)
Bash does not have this problem. This is independent from the
terminal I use, it even has the same behavior on a X11-free TTY (with
DISPLAY set correctly). I'd find it strange that it be xclip related,
but could not find any other program that caused this.
Bug, feature, PEBKAC?
next reply other threads:[~2022-09-07 21:44 UTC|newest]
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2022-09-07 21:44 Michaël Cadilhac [this message]
2022-09-07 22:20 ` Bart Schaefer
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