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Created Mar 21, 2020
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poll example
#include <stdio.h>
#include <unistd.h>
#include <poll.h>
#define TIMEOUT 5 /* poll timeout, in seconds */
int main (void) {
struct pollfd fds[2];
int ret;
/* watch stdin for input */
fds[0].fd = STDIN_FILENO;
fds[0].events = POLLIN;
/* watch stdout for ability to write (almost always true) */
fds[1].fd = STDOUT_FILENO;
fds[1].events = POLLOUT;
/* All set, block! */
ret = poll (fds, 2, TIMEOUT * 1000);
if (ret == −1) {
perror ("poll");
return 1;
}
if (!ret) {
printf ("%d seconds elapsed.\n", TIMEOUT);
return 0;
}
if (fds[0].revents & POLLIN)
printf ("stdin is readable\n");
if (fds[1].revents & POLLOUT)
printf ("stdout is writable\n");
return 0;
}
/*
$ ./poll
stdout is writable
$ ./poll < some_file
stdin is readable
stdout is writable
*/
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