Re: announce: my fork of alot

Subject: Re: announce: my fork of alot

Date: Mon, 17 May 2021 21:03:14 +0200

To: Anton Khirnov,


From: Johannes Larsen

2021-05-17 14:55:57, Anton Khirnov <> wrote:
>> >     - commands themselves should probably be synchronous [...] to
>> >       prevent races where a later command conflicts with an earlier one
>> Yeah, that race condition is a annoyance. Quitting alot helps at least.
> Did you actually hit it? I don't think I actually saw it happen more
> than a couple times, but even so I'd like to fix it before adding more
> async.

Maybe not as a race condition, but out of habit I tend to try aborting
prompts with Ctrl-C (instead of Esc), and that triggers this conflict
you describe.

johs (Johannes Larsen), (+47) 41435451
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