``Resource temporarily unavailable'' in vi

Joshua Lokken questions at joshualokken.com
Mon Jul 14 16:09:20 PDT 2003

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Matthias Buelow" <mkb at mukappabeta.de>
To: "Mikhail Teterin" <mi+mx at aldan.algebra.com>
Cc: <questions at FreeBSD.org>; <current at FreeBSD.org>
Sent: Monday, July 14, 2003 3:43 PM
Subject: Re: ``Resource temporarily unavailable'' in vi

> Mikhail Teterin writes:
> >Every once in a while, a vi-session dies on me with:
> >
> > input: Resource temporarily unavailable
> Are you running ksh93 per chance?  I've seen this after I started an
> OpenGL program such as xscreensaver-demo from ksh93 (however that
> could have influenced the terminal settings or whatever is beyond my
> current understanding.)

I am running ksh93 and have seen this, too, although not often and not
recently (in the past month) on 4-stable.


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