[parisc-linux-announce] Returning from a blocking select call

Robert S. Sciuk rob@ControlQ.com
Thu, 31 May 2001 15:20:58 -0400 (EDT)


You can set the timeout to return in a given number of milliseconds
... read the man page.


On Thu, 31 May 2001, Miri Groentman wrote:

> Iím writing a program in which Iím using select in order to wait for socket
> i/o. 
> Iím waiting infinitely on this select call (by passing NULL as timeout).
> Is there any way in which I can return from a blocking select call, other
> than receiving input?
> Thanks
> -Miri  
> 
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