[Haskell-cafe] Faster timeout but is it correct?
Bas van Dijk
v.dijk.bas at gmail.com
Tue Feb 22 00:23:23 CET 2011
On 21 February 2011 22:11, Job Vranish <job.vranish at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm curious, is it possible that your new timeout implementation would fix
> this problem?:
> doesntWork :: Int -> Int
> doesntWork x = last $ cycle [x]
> test :: IO (Maybe Bool)
> test = timeout 1 $ evaluate $ doesntWork 5 == 5 -- never terminates, even
> with the timeout
I just tested this with the new timeout and unfortunately it's not fixed.
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