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in reply to Re: select RBITS,WBITS,EBITS,TIMEOUT. The meaning of all the *BITS
in thread select RBITS,WBITS,EBITS,TIMEOUT. The meaning of all the *BITS

EBITS is for error filehandles.

No. What does that even mean? It's used to specify the handles to monitor for exceptional conditions. See my answer for details.

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