Subject: Re: read() and select()
To: <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/17/2000 22:03:28
On Fri, Nov 17, 2000 at 12:58:43PM -0800, Michael Cuddy wrote:
> The problem is that select() is returning that the read-side fd is ready
> for reading, when the process exits (closing the write side) -- but a read()
> will return 0.  

Thats the traditional indication of the end-of-file condition...