svn commit: r186337 - head/usr.sbin/burncd

Kris Kennaway kris at
Sun Jan 4 12:43:26 PST 2009

David O'Brien wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 21, 2008 at 10:15:21AM -0200, Carlos A. M. dos Santos wrote:
>> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 6:20 PM, David E. O'Brien <obrien at> wrote:
>>> Author: obrien
>>> Date: Fri Dec 19 20:20:14 2008
>>> New Revision: 186337
>>> URL:
>>> Log:
>>>  burncd(8) doesn't handle signals and interrupting burncd during operation.
>>>  For example, ^C (SIGINT) may leave the drive spinning and locked.
>>>  This may also happen if you try to write a too-large image to a disc
>>>  and burncd(8) exits with an I/O error.
>>>  Add signal handling by doing a CDRIOCFLUSH ioctl to attempt to leave
>>>  burner in a sane state when burning is interrupted with SIGHUP, SIGINT,
>>>  SIGTERM, or in case an I/O error occurs during write.
>>>  Note, that blanking will still continue after interrupt but it seems to
>>>  finish correctly even after burncd(8) has quit.
>>>  Also, while I'm here bump WARNS to "6".
>>>  PR:           48730
>>>  Submitted by: Jaakko Heinonen <jh at>
>> While you are here, would you mind taking a look at bin/123693, either
>> committing the proposed patch or closing the PR if my proposition is
>> not acceptable?
> Yep, I already have that patch to look at.  Note it was hell getting the
> patch - its best to not attach it when it will be base64 encoded - we
> have no easy way of extracting such encoded attachements.

AFAIK, the web PR interface will detect base64-encoded attachments and 
present them for download.


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