Cshell closing on CTRL-c

Eduardo Lemos de Sa eduardo.lemosdesa at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 10:48:41 UTC 2016

Dear Olivier

On Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 7:30 AM, Olivier Nicole <Olivier.Nicole at cs.ait.ac.th>

> Hi,
> I have that very annoying feature lately: /bin/csh will close when I
> type CTRL-C.
> As a nasty side effect, because I constantly switch between Windows and
> FreeBSD, I try to copy something with the mouse, I type CTRL-C even if I
> don't need it in FreeBSD and bam!
> Or I try to interrup some command working in the shell, I type one too
> many CTRL-C and bam!
> Did I say it is annoying? I have a stronger word for this, revolvong
> around a PiTA.
> I am not sure how this feature even hapened, it seems it does not affect
> all the systems I have.
> Any idea?
> Best regards,
> Olivier
> --

I am afraid to cannot say anything about your problem with CTRL-C but, on
my FreeBSD desktops to copy I only have to highlight the text and press
INSERT to past it. Very simple, a CTRL-C is not necessary.

Best wishes


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Eduardo Lemos de Sa
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