[svlug] select/poll and EOF

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Fri Aug 15 05:55:01 PDT 2003


On Fri, 15 Aug 2003 04:51:03 +0000 
M Drew Streib <dtype at dtype.org> wrote:

> I need to implement something similar to 'tail -f' although it needs
> to have millisecond accuracy.

What is the thing being tailed, a file, a pipe, a socket, what?  The
file case is the worst.  Everything else is quite a bit simpler.

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