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Re^2: Threads and file descriptors

by markseger (Beadle)
on Dec 20, 2010 at 18:45 UTC ( #878069=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Threads and file descriptors
in thread Threads and file descrptors

bingo... there was some code I discovered was executing between open calls and it WAS trying to read the next record on the pipe and so naturally had to stall while waiting for it to appear. It's so obvious after you've heard the explanation. Thanks... -mark

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[stevieb]: everything depends on how the I2C hardware at the other end returns. Instead of forcing a user to bitshift, I think I'll add methods for read_word_big() and read_word_little() or something

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