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Re: Add sleep builtin


From: Clint Hepner
Subject: Re: Add sleep builtin
Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:26:19 -0400

> On Aug 19, 2018, at 10:25 AM, konsolebox <address@hidden> wrote:
> 
> Hi Chet,
> 
> The sleep command is often used in loops and using the external sleep
> is expensive.  

Expensive is relative, as the time spent actually sleeping probably dwarfs the 
startup time. If not, you probably want to find an alternative to polling 
anyway.

Clint


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