bugGNU Parallel - build and execute command lines from standard input in parallel - Bugs: bug #40135, FreeBSD: sem --fg does not finish...


bug #40135: FreeBSD: sem --fg does not finish under /bin/sh

Submitted by:  Ole Tange <tange>
Submitted on:  Sat 28 Sep 2013 09:37:39 AM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Fixed
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Open/Closed: Open

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Sun 02 Mar 2014 04:30:14 PM UTC, comment #1:

Fixed in 20140222.

Ole Tange <tange>
Project Administrator
Sat 28 Sep 2013 09:37:39 AM UTC, original submission:

sem --fg 'sleep 1; echo The first finished'
never finishes under /bin/sh. Works fine under bash.

Ole Tange <tange>
Project Administrator


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