[Twisted-Python] pollreactor 1sec timeout

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Wed Nov 24 10:05:01 EST 2004

On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 10:35 +0100, andrea at cpushare.com wrote:

> Why is the pollreactor rescheduling once per second? I modified it like
> this and it still works so far.

This might be a leftover from  before signal handlers used wakeUp()
(they all use wakeUp now I hope). I remember a similar reason for
timeouts on windows, again probably because we weren't using wakeUp.

(wakeUp is our method name for using the self-pipe trick).

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