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Re^2: Bidirectional IPC with Expect and Passthrough

by Anonymous Monk
on May 07, 2011 at 10:01 UTC ( #903538=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Bidirectional IPC with Expect and Passthrough
in thread Bidirectional IPC with Expect and Passthrough

This might not be relevant to the OP, but I'm not so sure about Open3, on win32 it can hang and create zombies.

See Pod::Wrap t/deparse_cmp.t, this test hangs/fails with "An operation was attempted on something that is not a socket." and creates zombies


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Re^3: Bidirectional IPC with Expect and Passthrough
by BrowserUk (Pope) on May 07, 2011 at 10:47 UTC

    The problem with that test is that it tries to use select on pipe handles, which doesn't work on Windows.


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