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Cisco Bug: CSCtd48217 - EEM gets function does not clear input buffer on CTRL-C

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Jan 30, 2016

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  • Cisco IOS

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When using the EEM applet "gets" function, hitting CTRL-C does not return the user input buffer, and it stays full, including the CTRL-C character. Any subsequent "gets" calls does not wait for user input, but breaks due to the CTRL-C in the input buffer.


Using EEM "gets" and user hits CTRL-C on input request.
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