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Re: Re: Re: sleep in while loop

by Shendal (Hermit)
on Aug 05, 2002 at 16:06 UTC ( #187721=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: sleep in while loop
in thread sleep in while loop

You may be getting bitten by buffering. Try this:

$|++; # force auto-flush (see perldoc perlvar) while (1) { if ($cond == 1) { print "1\n"; } else { print "2\n"; } sleep 10; }


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Re: Re: Re: Re: sleep in while loop
by Anonymous Monk on Aug 05, 2002 at 16:10 UTC
    Thanks - buffering was biting my proverbial ***- by the way the code in the loop was not the actual code - sorry to confuse the issue.

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