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Re: Re: Timeout on script

by hotshot (Prior)
on Jan 27, 2004 at 06:39 UTC ( #324366=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Timeout on script
in thread Timeout on script

Thanks for the post, but do you know where I can get an example for the fork-exec solution, since in perlipc manual pages they mentioned that using eval-die can leave zombies and I would like to avoid that.

Thanks

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Re: Timeout on script
by Abigail-II (Bishop) on Jan 27, 2004 at 08:42 UTC
    Thanks for the post, but do you know where I can get an example for the fork-exec solution,
    Did you actually bother to look at the code I posted?
    They mentioned that using eval-die can leave zombies
    As I said, the code I posted hasn't been finished yet. Work on it.

    Abigail

      Just a thought, if they suggested to use fork/exec there, why trying to sophisticate the eval/die solution, are there any advantages doing so, or is it the same effort?

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