reaping fd's and flushing buffers

William Lee Irwin III
Thu, 9 Jan 2003 02:37:03 -0800

On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 02:02:13PM -0000, Simon Marlow wrote:
>> ... actually I've just looked at the code and it looks wrong, aargh!
>> The finalizer is attached to the wrong side.  If you have a source tree
>> handy, try changing the following line in libraries/base/GHC/Handle.hs:
>>  addMVarFinalizer read_side (handleFinalizer read_side)
>> to
>>  addMVarFinalizer write_side (handleFinalizer write_side)

On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 06:13:27AM -0800, William Lee Irwin III wrote:
> Thanks, I've started brewing up a tree and I'll take that for a spin
> when it's done cooking.

ouch! jadetex needs an upgrade (ghc debian maintainer?).

But OTOH this does solve my problem.