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From "David Reid" <dr...@jetnet.co.uk>
Subject Pipe timeouts...
Date Fri, 14 Dec 2001 01:04:42 GMT
Trying to fix a bug in BeOS, I came across this...

Setting the pipe attributes by default sets the timeout to zero which in the
apr_file_pipe_timeout_set sets the pipe to non-blocking with a timeout of 0
(infinite timeout?).  In this state EWOULDBLOCK is likely, but in
readwrite.c we check for this with an exra check that timeout != 0, hence
the EWOULDBLOCK isn't trapped but rather returned as an error.

Am I missing some aspect of this that's desirable?

david


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