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Re^2: Catching signals under Linux

by weismat (Friar)
on Jan 29, 2010 at 08:47 UTC ( #820320=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Catching signals under Linux
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I can not really tell, but my guess is that it is the main thread...

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Re^3: Catching signals under Linux
by Anonymous Monk on Jan 29, 2010 at 08:55 UTC
    Um, guessing is not allowed :D
    #!/usr/bin/perl -- use strict; use warnings; use threads; use threads::shared; Main(@ARGV); exit(0); sub Main { local $SIG{'HUP'} = 'switchFlag'; share($::flag); $::flag = !!undef; # false my $thr = threads->new( \&printer ); $thr->detach(); sleep 10000; print threads->tid, " is here\n"; } ## end sub Main sub printer { while (1) { sleep 1; print threads->tid, " Shared: $::flag\n"; } } ## end sub printer sub switchFlag { $::flag = !$::flag; print threads->tid, " caught signal\n"; $SIG{'HUP'} = 'switchFlag'; }
      Nice one...Output from my box... 0 caught signal 0 is here ;-)

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