On Sun, 18 May 2003 01:50:00 +0900, Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk wrote:

> If data is nil, then it's EOF, so you should better not try to read further.
> (If the input is a terminal, it will try to input more despite the user 
> hitting ^D, which is annoying.)

Agree.. thats the reason I want to use 'select'.. 

How do I get data from the file-descriptor.. and if no data is available
then the call should block until data becomes available ?

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Simon Strandgaard