From: Sebastian Redl (sebastian.redl_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-04-07 09:23:08
> On Mon, 07 Apr 2008 11:40:48 +0200, Sebastian Redl
> <sebastian.redl_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> The only way to simulate asynchronous I/O using blocking calls is to use
>> a separate thread for every I/O object.
> This doesn't work either as you can't interrupt the blocking call if you
> want to close the stream.
You can kill the thread. Not exactly portable, and will probably leak
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