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bug #38005: wget should handle SIGINT to close the connection

Submitted by:  Noël Köthe <nok>
Submitted on:  Mon 31 Dec 2012 09:51:57 AM UTC  
Category:  Feature Request Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  1.13.4 Operating System:  GNU/Linux
Reproducibility:  None Fixed Release:  None
Planned Release:  None Regression:  None
Work Required:  None Patch Included:  No

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Sat 23 Feb 2013 06:27:38 AM UTC, comment #2:

I would like to work on this bug!
I am new to [wget] & request someone to mentor me :)

Mitesh Pathak <mr_pathak>
Fri 08 Feb 2013 08:07:27 PM UTC, comment #1:

I cannot reproduce this bug report. On the other hand, checking the packets using Wireshark, I saw all three required packets, FIN, FIN-ACK and ACK when wget is sent SIGINT.

Darshit Shah <darnir>
Project Administrator
Mon 31 Dec 2012 09:51:57 AM UTC, original submission:


a forwarded bug report http://bugs.debian.org/657219

wget should handle SIGINT to close the connection.
interrupting, with CTRL C for example, does not close it.

this causes a big amount of incoming packets wich causes outgoing RST packets.

there is definately no FIN packet, i confirmed that with wireshark.

BTW: version 1.14 is missing in the bug report release drop down box.

Thank you.

Noël Köthe <nok>


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