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Re: 1.7.9p2 tasks

Jason Mills writes:
> Looking at the db file since this was an eval revealed that this had been 
> caused by the command:
>	;while(1) suspend($maxint); endwhile
> So, was this task continuously running as though it were a suspend(0) in 
> there, or was it waiting until $maxint seconds had passed before it executed?

In 1.7.9p2, it will run continuously, just like suspend(0).  In 1.8.0, it will
be suspended until January 2038 (or until it is resume()d).



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