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Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:20:41 +0300
From: Shinnok <>
Subject: Re: [Johnny] Task 1.4.2 fork and OpenMP

> On Apr 29, 2015, at 12:12 PM, Shinnok <> wrote:
> I appreciate that you didn't wait for too long to get your hands dirty on the next task. Thanks!
> QProcess::terminate() kills the process using SIGTERM on *nix.
> Console(bash at least) kills processes with SIGINT upon Ctrl-c. Maybe that's worth investigating, see if JtR handles them differently.
> You can kill a process with QProcess::kill(), though not recommended unless it's the last resort.
> Besides those two options, explicitly signaling with POSIX kill() is not much of an option for portability reasons(we exclude native build on Windows at least).
> Maybe also verify which code paths does JtR take in regards to sending 'q' and SIGINT.
> Shinnok

By the way, are you doing this on the Windows machine?


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