Hal Daume III
hdaume at ISI.EDU
Mon Oct 27 09:46:52 EST 2003
You can use the timeout function
and simply wait for the exception.
or, if you require less precision, you could just loop and check the
System.Time until a certain amount of time has elapsed.
Other than that, I don't think so.
On Mon, 27 Oct 2003, Sven Panne wrote:
> Just a short question: If I'm not mistaken, there is no way in the "base"
> package to sleep for a given amount of time in portable a way. Of course
> there is System.Posix.Unistd.sleep and System.Posix.Unistd.usleep in the
> "unix" package, but shouldn't we have a similar feature in the "base"
> libraries? Or have I overlooked something obvious?
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