Problem with alarm() not functioning twice in one program.

Max Bowsher
Tue Feb 8 22:39:00 GMT 2005

Brian Ford wrote:
> On Tue, 8 Feb 2005, Max Bowsher wrote:
>> The following program produces the output:
>> Begin
>> Done
>> Begin
>> ...and then hangs.
>> Can anyone help me understand why?

Ah, OK.

So are you saying "SIGALRM has been entered, but has not returned, so the 
signal handling code won't try to enter it again" ?

That makes sense, I'll see if I can get the problem piece of code fixed.


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