SQL*Plus Overwrites Unix Command Signal Int ( KiLl -2 ) Trap in Calling Script
(Doc ID 341412.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 12, 2020
Applies to:SQL*Plus - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 25-Feb-2019 ****
Sqlplus is ignoring the trap to stop CTRL-C from ending sqlplus.
There are 2 scripts:
One that starts sqlplus:
sqlplus -s <USER>/<PASSWORD> <
One that calls this script and has delays:
trap "break" INT
When runPlusTest is called, a CTRL-C kills the sqlplus started within myPlusTest
However, if myTest was using a OS command, that would ignore the Ctrl-C and continue processing.
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