DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2009-12
Re: ltp man page
Pierre Abbat wrote:
I'm trying to figure out how to try out ltp. I looked at the man page and
found this sentence:
Pan uses the signal ratchet found in other zoo tools.
. . should make sense in context of what follows;
"The first time pan is signaled it sends a SIGTERM to the active pgrps; the
second time it sends SIGHUP; the third time a SIGINT; after that it always sends
- but perhaps not to all native-languages.
Perhaps 'escalates' or 'succesively re-tries with increaesd urgency' of its
signals (until it has terminated all ...)
. .. might be more clear.
Just omitting the sentance you cite and starting with the one I've cited above
strikes me as better yet....