[Haskell-cafe] named pipe interface
Serge D. Mechveliani
mechvel at botik.ru
Fri Jan 13 19:52:36 CET 2012
I (Sergei) am invesigating (so far) only Unix named pipes.
> > I hope you are aware of the many "gotchas" involved with FIFOs.
> > There are very good reasons why they are not widely used.
At least in C <-> C, the Unix named pipes do work.
And I am trying to replace the first end with Haskell.
On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 01:23:24PM -0500, Michael Craig wrote:
> Brandon, can you elaborate? Are you talking about UNIX named pipes or
> FIFO/queue data structures in general?
> Mike Craig
> On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 12:39 PM, Brandon Allbery <allbery.b at gmail.com>wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 12:25, Serge D. Mechveliani <mechvel at botik.ru>wrote:
> >> On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 04:34:37PM +0100, Chadda?? Fouch?? wrote:
> >> > Now that seems interesting, but just to be clear : did you choose
> >> > this solution (and why won't you use the FFI instead) or is this just
> >> > to see how to work it out ?
> >> Because it is a direct and the simplest approach. Why does one need a
> >> foreign language, if all the needed functions are in the standard
> >> Haskell library?
> > I hope you are aware of the many "gotchas" involved with FIFOs. There are
> > very good reasons why they are not widely used.
> > --
> > brandon s allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
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