[rc5] client exit values?

Jeff Lawson jlawson at hmc.edu
Wed Aug 27 03:44:00 EDT 1997

At 05:09 PM 8/26/97 -0700, Bryan Talbot wrote:
>It seems that the clients exit values are always zero which usually
>denotes success.  This sure does make it a pain to script when I want to
>retry a -fetch that failed to connect because of some network error.
>The client complains that it can't connect and then exits with the same
>status code as when it was completely successful.

The error values returned by the client have no particular meaning.  I will
look into trying to make the return values more informative.

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