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bug #21743: Typing ^D at server prompt prevents all input

Submitted by:  Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Submitted on:  Sun Mar 2 23:43:43 2014  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: None
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Open
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Planned Release: Contains string changes: None

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Sun Mar 2 23:43:43 2014, original submission:

Press Ctrl-D at a server prompt and you get "Server cannot read standard input. Ignoring input." and can no longer enter anything.

This does not seem like a useful thing to do.

This has just wedged a Longturn game, which is now stuck waiting for a timed save before the situation can be rectified.

(This is distinct from bug #18254, which alleges the same thing can happen even without ^D.)

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
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