[NTG-pdftex] unbuffered vs. buffered terminal output

Hartmut Henkel hartmut_henkel at gmx.de
Fri Dec 23 00:21:10 CET 2005


On Fri, 23 Dec 2005, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

> There is one big problem though:  What happens when TeX runs into an
> endless loop?  You don't see where it happens if only complete lines
> are issued.

this can be handled by a reasonable timeout, using function select().

Regards, Hartmut


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