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Re: LONG_LIST_JOBS doesn't affect all job listings?

Bart Schaefer wrote:
> I just noticed that "setopt long_list_jobs" doesn't have any effect except
> for asynchronous job notifications; e.g. when a background job exits or is
> signalled you get long format, but when a foreground job is stopped you do
> not.
> Shouldn't it also affect the output of "jobs", "bg", "fg", etc.?  There's
> some room to argue that "jobs" has the -l option, but "bg" and "fg" don't.
> It *does* appear to affect the output of "wait".

I would certainly have said bg and fg should work like job
notifications, at least.

Is this connected with users/8989?  The messages seem to be generally
rather inconsistent.

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