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Jan Dubois
November 28, 2010 11:13
RE: [perl.git] branch blead, updated. v5.13.7-114-gabf9167
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On Sun, 28 Nov 2010, Dave Mitchell wrote:
> The only select that eintr.t is doing is a C<select FILEHANDLE>, i.e.
> to change the default file handle. So that's probably a red herring,
> and any hang is likely due to some different reason.

The reason the test hangs on Windows is that the alarm() emulation
will not interrupt a blocking system call; it can only trigger during


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