[Haskell-cafe] Select.hs in GHC 6.2.1+ Windows 2000

Tomasz Zielonka tomasz.zielonka at gmail.com
Mon Dec 6 17:03:18 EST 2004

On Mon, Dec 06, 2004 at 02:18:46PM +0100, Henning Sato von Rosen wrote:
> Hi!
> My friend wants to do a haskell lab assignment on windows 2000, but
> the code depends on Select.hs , is there a workaround in windows one
> can use instead?
> Is Cygwin (a / the only) solution

The best/easiest way to handle IO on multiple sockets/pipes in GHC is by using
concurrency. GHC's RTS uses select (or poll?) under the hood to implement this.

Best regards,

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