Interpreter change

John M McIntosh johnmci at
Mon Apr 17 22:57:43 UTC 2006

On 17-Apr-06, at 3:47 PM, Ian Piumarta wrote:

>> Any chance you could fold the nanosleep back into the aioPoll()  
>> logic instead of making it a special case outside of select logic  
>> in aioPoll()
> Would this be particularly helpful to you?  I never call aioPoll()  
> with non-zero from anywhere except relinquishProc, so for me it's  
> better being outside aioPoll.  But if you'd find it useful inside  
> aioPoll then I don't think moving it there would break anything.
> Cheers,
> Ian

That would be better, then no chance to miss a change later, so if I  
call aioPoll(0) you do the right thing and
if I call aioPoll(timeToWait) then you wait N ms unless I guess an  
event comes in that needs to be processed thus terminating the wait.

John M. McIntosh <johnmci at> 1-800-477-2659
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