gback at cs.utah.edu
Tue Nov 24 14:42:04 PST 1998
> If it is, we return and things are fine. The problem occurs when the
> file (Klasses.jar in this case) is on a mounted file system. Under
> Plan9, we may not be able to report "yes you can read" immediately.
> I might guess that this would happen with other mounted file system
> types as well.
Why is this not considered a bug in plan 9?
As a work-around, simply don't use select() --- anything else that will
tell you that you should do a read() should do just fine, should it not?
Such as statting it, check for IFREG or do the various ioctl's etc. pp.
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