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Re: [PATCH] Attempt at improving the perlipc docs

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Eric Brine
April 19, 2010 19:13
Re: [PATCH] Attempt at improving the perlipc docs
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On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 7:32 PM, Steffen Schwigon <>wrote:

> Leon Timmermans <> writes:
> > On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 7:02 PM, Maik Hentsche <>
> wrote:> Also, adding it three times may be an overkill. Personally don't
> > think adding it to the system() documentation too adds much. You
> > shouldn't be thinking about this when using system(), you should
> > when using wait() IMO.
> Agreed.

That assumes system isn't added to the program later on, but that's a minor
point compared to the following: The error become apparent when system
starts returning an error. As far as I'm concerned, system is the most
important to place information about its incompatibility with SIGCHLD

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