Acroread vs. ctrl/z

Ed Greshko Ed.Greshko at
Fri Dec 20 01:03:04 UTC 2013

On 12/20/13 08:22, Mihai T. Lazarescu wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 03:07:49PM -0800, Jonathan Ryshpan wrote:
>> When Adobe acroread is run from a terminal, ctrl/z doesn't suspend it.
>> ^Z appears on the terminal, which hangs until acroread terminates itself
>> or ctrl/c is pressed on the terminal.  However "$ acroread &" starts
>> acroread in the background and ctrl/z suspends all other programs, as
>> expected.  System is Fedora-19 with all updates installed.
>> Has anyone else seen this?  What's going on?
> Not here (same F19 updated):
>     mihai at mtl> acroread 
>     ^Z
>     [1]+  Stopped                 acroread
>     mihai at mtl> 
> I use xterm and AdobeReader_enu-9.5.5-1.i486

Also suspends for me under KDE/konsole/F19

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