Author gregory.p.smith
Recipients gregory.p.smith, gvanrossum, neologix, vstinner
Date 2013-12-02.21:46:16
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> I believe that the libc and the kernel knows better than Python how to
> restart a syscalls, than Python. I expect more reliable timeout, or
> the kernel may avoid context switches (don't wake up the process).

See the man page i linked to, calls like select and poll with timeouts are
not auto-restarted.
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