Subject: Re: fdesc filesystem?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Niklas Hallqvist <email@example.com>
Date: 06/01/1995 23:43:54
>>>>> "Olaf" == Olaf Seibert <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Olaf> I was compiling a program that basically did
Olaf> fd = open("/dev/tty", ...); FD_SET(fd, &fdset); err =
Olaf> select(fd+1, &fdset, NULL, NULL, &tv);
Olaf> and this select call did not return until the timeout had
Olaf> passed. Typing input did not cause a return
I know nothing about the fdesc thingy, but I just wanted to ask if you
are sure that you were not in canonical mode when you tried it the
first time? I fought this over just last week, when I realized stty
-a showed me icanon set on the tty I used.
Forget this if you are not as stupid as I were...