Sleeping task does not get killed immediately
|Reported by:||Jiri Svoboda||Owned by:|
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When I kill a task that is sleeping (say, Tetris in the menu, waiting for a key press) either using the shell command
kill or the kconsole command
kill, the task does not go away immediately. Instead nothing seems to happen until I send it some IPC message by pressing keys on the console. Only then does the task disappear from the task listing and only then does control of the console return to the shell.
I would expect the task to be terminated without any significant delay after issuing the