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Re: poll & Mac OS X 10.4

From: Toby Peterson <>
Date: Fri, 13 May 2005 21:00:13 -0400

On 5/13/05, Jamie Lokier <> wrote:
> When you do find out what exactly is broken with poll(), I'd love to
> hear about it so I can include the workaround in my own programs
> (which autodetect the existence of poll() in a similar way to curl).
> Writing to the list is good enough.

If you're looking for other poll() problems to investigate, try
building glib 2.x, zsh, or erlang. They all misbehave due to bugs in
Tiger's poll() implementation.

- Toby
Received on 2005-05-14