[plt-scheme] (thread read)

From: Chongkai Zhu (czhu at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Thu Jun 7 13:17:10 EDT 2007

I tested in both v370 on Windows and v370.2 (2jun2007) on Linux.

In definition window:

(thread (lambda () (print (read))))
(sleep 100)


and then the read will only stop after 100 seconds, feeding it inputs 
just doesn't stop it.


Robby Findler wrote:
> The program you sent doesn't do that. Maybe a little more help?
> On 6/7/07, Chongkai Zhu <czhu at cs.utah.edu> wrote:
>> Yes. If the thread's read is executed before the REPL's display prompt,
>> it is eaten. Otherwise, it is not. But I still wonder why I will see
>> infinitely many input boxes.
>> Chongkai

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