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Re: How to make sysread timeout

by duff (Parson)
on Nov 01, 2007 at 18:33 UTC ( #648528=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to How to make sysread timeout

Typically you would use select (if you follow the link, you want the 4-arg version of select) or IO::Select to handle the timeout.

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