select.poll.poll() never blocks

Hendrik van Rooyen mail at
Thu Feb 12 01:36:03 EST 2009

"birdsong" <dav..g at>wrote:

8<----------- select not blocking on empty file stuff -----------------

> Any help on what I'm missing would be appreciated.

Why do you expect it to block? 
It is ready to read, to return end of file.

- Hendrik

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