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Re: Fix for HTEventList_stopLoop() bug on Unix

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 30 Sep 1998 23:08:09 -0400
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To: Mike Bennett <mbennett@netcom.com>, www-lib@w3.org
Cc: mbennett@netcom2.netcom.com (Mike Bennett)
At 17:41 9/30/98 -3100, Mike Bennett wrote:

>I noticed that HTEventList_stopLoop() wouldn't cause the 
>HTEventList_loop() routine to stop (I'm using libwww on Solaris).
>The problem is a duplication of the module-private HTEndLoop
>flag within the HTEventList_loop routine.  This makes the logic in
>HTEventList_stopLoop() ineffective.
>The 'cvs diff -c' for HTEvtLst.c follows (remove the local 
>copy of the HTEndLoop variable in HTEventList_loop() ).  

Hi Mike,

Yes indeed - thanks for the nice explanation and patch - I have committed
it to CVS:


Get it directly at



Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Wednesday, 30 September 1998 23:08:32 UTC

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