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bug #461: closing the read end of a pipe is asynchronous

Submitter:  Marcus Brinkmann <marcus>
Submitted:  Mon 27 May 2002 12:39:01 PM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Standard Compliance
Status:  Confirmed Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Originator Name: 
Open/Closed:  Open Reproducibility:  None
Size (loc):  None Planned Release:  None
Effort:  0.00
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Mon 27 May 2002 12:39:01 PM UTC, original submission:  

The attached test program does not trigger SIGPIPE reliably, because closing the read end of the pipe happens asynchronously.  The write can succeed because the read end might not have been closed yet.

This makes the perl test suite fail.

Marcus Brinkmann <marcus>
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file #16:  pipetest.c added by marcus (242B - text/x-csrc - Pipe test program.)


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