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Re: 2 small bugs in HTEvntrg.c

From: <j.o.staurnes@usit.uio.no>
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 1996 13:33:37 +0100
Message-Id: <199603191233.NAA06333@zalt.uio.no>
To: selberg@cs.washington.edu
Cc: selberg@cs.washington.edu, www-lib@w3.org
On Tue, 19 Mar 1996 04:12:31 PST, Erik Selberg <selberg@cs.washington.edu> said:

> Depending on your version of linux. 1.2.11 zeros the damn thing
> out.

Well, if the select return because of the timer timed out, then the
timeval struct should be zero (because it has counted down to zero)!

> Regardless of my opinion, it's still a bug in libwww that doesn't
> restore it.

That one we agree on :-). Either always set the timeval struct before
select, or wrap it inside a "#ifdef linux".


	Jarl Ove Staurnes
Received on Tuesday, 19 March 1996 07:33:47 UTC

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