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Old 05-17-2008, 03:43 PM   #1
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A way to test for a fifo listener?

How can I "teach" a script to shrug it off and move on if no one's listening (even though I know the feeling)?
Old 05-17-2008, 05:23 PM   #2
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I'm not quite sure what you mean...
Do you want the script to carry on even if it's output is going into a black hole?


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