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Re^2: Using select and IO::Select

by tachyon (Chancellor)
on Jul 05, 2004 at 00:46 UTC ( #371767=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Using select and IO::Select
in thread Using select and IO::Select

Signals are unsafe - ie they basically interrupt anything with no regard to whether it is a good idea/time or not. See Re: Dormus interruptus if you want to test it but they interrupt selects before timeout expiry.

cheers

tachyon

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