[PATCH] Pass PID to progress-bar.sh

George Boudreau georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Sep 12 13:55:45 PDT 2006


Dan Nicholson wrote:
> Here's a patch so that make will pass the PID to progress-bar.sh
> rather than trying to find the PID from fuser. I've tested this and it
> seems to work well. Further, it seems to be more robust, as sometimes
> the progress bar wouldn't show up when using fuser. This makes use of
> the $PPID shell variable. Some background here:
> 
> http://linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/alfs-discuss/2006-August/008819.html
> 
> -- 
> Dan
> 
   I implemented your ideas in the experimental branch and it works 
100%,  even in clfs' minimal boot mode.  It will be ported to the trunk 
'real soon now'.
   Thanks for the ideas/work.




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