Select.hSelect & Threads

Simon Marlow
Mon, 13 Nov 2000 07:41:53 -0800

> Will Select.hSelect block all running Haskell threads? I 
> assume it does. However,
> the small explanation at the bottom of the documentation 
> seems too convoluted to
> me to convey it's meaning. How about adding "Remember that 
> this will *block* *all*
> *your* *threads*" to it?

Thanks.  I've rewritten this section to be clearer.  It does indeed block
all Haskell threads.