waste of resources ?

Hrvoje Niksic hniksic at srce.hr
Mon Jun 7 17:11:50 EDT 1999

Ben Gertzfield <che at debian.org> writes:

> If I recall correctly, Perl has just about the exact same problem.
> Is there a good way to fix it?

I don't know about Perl, but a good fix would be to have the
interpreter do the hard work for us.  If a system call fails and errno 
is EINTR, then the signal handler should be called, *and* the syscall
should be restarted.

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