Jesper Olsen jolsen at mailme.dk
Fri Feb 1 04:41:23 EST 2002

os.fork() is an alternative to thread's

Is there a way for the parent to find out when the child 
has terminated?

fork() is unix specific, so actually I would prefer to use threads.
However, the advantage with fork is that global variables are
not shared between parent and child. 


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