event loop on Linux (was Re: Direct WAIS access support in libwww)

qinglong@yggdrasil.com writes...
>    I've failed to utilize direct WAIS access support in libwww-5.0a
>  (libwww-5.1* just don't work for me on Linux --- they fail in deadloop).

I don't know if this is the same thing or not...  In libwww-5.0a on
Linux, HTEventrg_loop() used to die on me.  I traced this back to the
select() timeout value on Linux being updated to the unused time.  Once
I got passed that it worked.

--Rick Kwan, NetPhonic Communications