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Author gregory.p.smith
Recipients chris.jerdonek, gregory.p.smith
Date 2015-12-27.19:16:04
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fundamentally: this shouldn't work anyways.

You are calling wait() from a signal handler.
That is a blocking operation.
You cannot do that from a signal handler.

os.waitpid(, 1) is os.waitpid(, os.WNOHANG) which is a non-blocking operation so it works.
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