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Re: Redirecting standard output

From: Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
Subject: Re: Redirecting standard output
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 18:24:47 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.110016 (No Gnus v0.16) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

> It seems like the Windows version is already interruptible, see
> w32proc.c:sys_wait (wait_for_termination calls `wait' on Windows, but
> `wait' is a macro that resolves to sys_wait).  It calls a Windows API
> that allows to specify a timeout, and we set that timeout to 1 sec.
> So Emacs on Windows checks for QUIT roughly once a second.

Or to be more consistent -- should the non-Windows version also be
interruptible by default?  That might have unintended consequences, I
guess, but then we could drop the interruptible_wait_for function and
just put a QUIT in the normal version of the function...

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