in reply to Re: Re: Timeout on script
in thread Timeout on script

Thanks for the post, but do you know where I can get an example for the fork-exec solution,
Did you actually bother to look at the code I posted?
They mentioned that using eval-die can leave zombies
As I said, the code I posted hasn't been finished yet. Work on it.


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Re: Re: Timeout on script
by hotshot (Prior) on Jan 27, 2004 at 09:28 UTC
    Just a thought, if they suggested to use fork/exec there, why trying to sophisticate the eval/die solution, are there any advantages doing so, or is it the same effort?