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Re^3: Signals vs. Windows

by Anonymous Monk
on Oct 03, 2012 at 17:49 UTC ( #997108=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Signals vs. Windows
in thread Signals vs. Windows

Nothing in the documentation suggests that signals are not the way to perform IPC

Hmm, "unsafe" about says it all :)

So, the problem restated is, I guess, how do I interrupt a thread from an I/O operation?

stop using safe signals, use unsafe signals, use kill

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