[Pkg-mc-devel] Bug#498123: Bug#498123: closed by Patrick Winnertz <winnie at debian.org> (cmdline history of parallel sessions)

Baurzhan Ismagulov ibr at radix50.net
Tue Sep 16 18:44:26 UTC 2008

On Tue, Sep 16, 2008 at 05:46:55PM +0200, Patrick Winnertz wrote:
> > *shrug* Bash does that. The issue would be to do the following upon
> > exiting: lock the file, read the history in it, append the new history,
> > close the file, unlock the file.
> Try it. I've always issues with bash and parallel logging into the history 
> file.
> One session is always missing.

Well, I have worse issues: my .bash_history gets truncated after it is
about 2 MiB :) . But I'm not sure whether bash locks the file. But
that doesn't mean this is not doable.

> ps: If you like , implement it, and I'll fix it.

I had logged it so that someone who feels like that wouldn't look in
vain for a task :) .

With kind regards,
Baurzhan Ismagulov

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