Mar 8, 2010, 8:35 AM
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Searching for IO's that will be like Time out IO(alarm) in win32
the alarm command does not work in win32
so i search for diffrent command
i tried the timeout io:
but i found there:
Blocking I/O on MSWin32
alarm(2) doesn't interrupt blocking I/O on MSWin32, so 'timeout' won't do that either.
so i want something that will be like time out
when the software reading from the other computer some times its stuck so i need something that will kill the command after cup of seconds of trying.