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diff --git b/gdb/testsuite/gdb.gdb/selftest.exp a/gdb/testsuite/gdb.gdb/selftest.exp
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index 7e6a4e1..969797a 100644
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--- b/gdb/testsuite/gdb.gdb/selftest.exp
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+++ a/gdb/testsuite/gdb.gdb/selftest.exp
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@@ -451,25 +451,9 @@ proc test_with_self { executable } {
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     }
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     set description "send SIGINT signal to child process"
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-    gdb_test_multiple "signal SIGINT" "$description" {
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-	-re "^signal SIGINT\r\nContinuing with signal SIGINT.\r\nQuit\r\n" {
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-	    pass "$description"
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-	}
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-    }
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-
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-    set description "send ^C to child process again"
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-    send_gdb "\003"
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-    gdb_expect {
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-	-re "(Thread .*|Program) received signal SIGINT.*$gdb_prompt $" {
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-	    pass "$description"
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-	}
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-	-re ".*$gdb_prompt $" {
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-	    fail "$description"
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-	}
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-	timeout {
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-	    fail "$description (timeout)"
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-	}
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-    }
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+    gdb_test "signal SIGINT" \
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+	"Continuing with signal SIGINT.*" \
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+	"$description"
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     # Switch back to the GDB thread if Guile support is linked in.
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     # "signal SIGINT" could also switch the current thread.