[Python-Dev] Adding poll() system call
Thu, 6 Jul 2000 16:09:21 -0700 (PDT)
On Thu, 6 Jul 2000, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > That doesn't answer the question. Why select.select() instead of
> > os.select()? I've never understood that one myself.
> Different platform dependencies. The select module works on Windows,
> Mac and Unix. The posix module only runs on Unix and (under the name
> "nt", but using the same source file) on Win32.
Okay, then can select() be exposed in the os module by the
posix, nt, and mac modules?