ctrl-c and ctrl-z don't work in bash

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jan 16 13:35:29 PST 2001

On January 13, 2001 11:17 am, joern at heissler.de wrote:
> hi,
> I've got a problem with my lfs-like gnu/linux:
> in bash:
> root at joern:/# sleep 86400
> now, 'sleep' would sleep for a whole day. When I try to abort it with
> Ctrl-c, nothing happens :( Ctrl-z doesn't work either.

is that in an xterm or console?

Gerard Beekmans

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