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Re: mkfifo and tee within a function

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: mkfifo and tee within a function
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2006 16:09:29 +0100
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Nathan Coulter <address@hidden> writes:

> Could anyone please provide a few pointers on how to accomplish this, and 
> perhaps explain the results from the above examples?

A process writing to a pipe that has no reader will receive EPIPE/SIGPIPE
and die thereof by default.  So it all depends on timing.


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