[MacRuby-devel] [macruby] #16: ^C (SIGINT) doesn't interrupt the cocoa runloop

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Thu May 22 22:54:19 PDT 2008

#16: ^C (SIGINT) doesn't interrupt the cocoa runloop
 Reporter:  lsansonetti at apple.com  |        Owner:  lsansonetti at apple.com
     Type:  defect                 |       Status:  reopened             
 Priority:  blocker                |    Milestone:  MacRuby 0.2          
Component:  MacRuby                |   Resolution:                       
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Comment (by lsansonetti at apple.com):

 After a quick investigation, it seems that the signal is intercepted by
 the default handler but not forwarded to YARV because the runloop blocks
 the main thread without calling RUBY_VM_CHECK_INTS. This theoretically be
 fixed if we set up a timer in the main run loop that checks for

Ticket URL: <http://ruby.macosforge.org/trac/ticket/16#comment:11>
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