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#include <stdio.h>
#include <signal.h>
#include <fcntl.h> /* FASYNC */
#ifdef USG /* FASYNC for SysV */
#include <sys/file.h>
#include <sys/time.h> /* itimer */
#include <sys/types.h> /* time_t */
extern int errno;
extern char *sys_errlist[], *malloc();
extern time_t time();
#define MAXEVENTS 256
#define FS 1 /* field seperator for input */
struct event {
char *token;
time_t reply_at;
} *events[MAXEVENTS];
int slot; /* The next open place in the events array */
int mevent = 0; /* 1+ the highest event number */
char *pname; /* programme name for error messages */
/* Accepts a string of two fields seperated by a ';'
* First field is string for getdate, saying when to wake-up.
* Second field is a token to identify the request.
struct event *
char *str;
extern time_t getdate();
extern char *strcpy();
time_t now;
register char *p;
static struct event e;
for(p = str; *p && *p != FS; p++);
if (!*p) {
(void)fprintf(stderr, "%s: bad input format: %s", pname, str);
return((struct event *)NULL);
*p++ = 0;
if ((e.reply_at = getdate(str, NULL)) - time(&now) < 0) {
(void)fprintf(stderr, "%s: bad time spec: %s%c%s", pname, str, FS, p);
return((struct event *)NULL);
if ((e.token = malloc((unsigned)strlen(p) + 1)) == NULL) {
(void)fprintf(stderr, "%s: malloc %s: %s%c%s",
pname, sys_errlist[errno], str, FS, p);
return((struct event *)NULL);
time_t now, tdiff;
register int i, newmax = 0;
/* I prefer using the interval timer rather than alarm(); the latter
could be substituted if portability requires it. */
struct itimerval itimer;
now = time((time_t *)NULL);
slot = mevent;
itimer.it_interval.tv_sec = itimer.it_interval.tv_usec = 0;
itimer.it_value.tv_usec = 0;
itimer.it_value.tv_sec = -1;
for(i=0; i < mevent; i++) {
while (events[i] && events[i]->reply_at <= now) {
(void)fputs(events[i]->token, stdout);
free((char *)events[i]);
events[i] = 0;
if (events[i]) {
newmax = i+1;
if ((tdiff = events[i]->reply_at - now) < (time_t)itimer.it_value.tv_sec
|| itimer.it_value.tv_sec < 0)
/* next timeout */
itimer.it_value.tv_sec = (long)tdiff;
} else {
/* Keep slot as the lowest unused events element */
if (i < slot) slot = i;
/* if the array is full to mevent, slot should be the next available spot */
if (slot > (mevent = newmax)) slot = mevent;
/* If there's no more events, SIGIO should be next wake-up */
if (mevent) (void)setitimer(ITIMER_REAL, &itimer, (struct itimerval *)NULL);
extern char *memcpy(), *fgets();
struct event *ep;
char buf[256];
/* in principle the itimer should be disabled on entry to this function,
but it really doesn't make any important difference if it isn't */
if (fgets(buf, sizeof(buf), stdin) == NULL) exit(0);
if (slot == MAXEVENTS)
(void)fprintf(stderr, "%s: too many events: %s", pname, buf);
else {
if ((events[slot] = (struct event *)malloc((sizeof(struct event))))
== NULL)
(void)fprintf(stderr,"%s: malloc %s: %s", pname, sys_errlist[errno],buf);
else {
if ((ep = schedule(buf)) == NULL)
free((char *)events[slot]), events[slot] = 0;
else {
(void)memcpy((char *)events[slot],(char *)ep,sizeof(struct event));
if (slot == mevent) mevent++;
} /* schedule */
} /* malloc */
} /* limit events */
/* timing, timing. Who knows what this interrupted, or if it said "now"? */
main(argc, argv)
int argc;
char **argv;
for (pname = argv[0] + strlen(argv[0]); *pname != '/' && pname != argv[0];
if (*pname == '/') pname++;
(void)signal(SIGIO, getevent);
(void)signal(SIGALRM, notify);
(void)fcntl(0, F_SETFL, FASYNC);
while (1) pause();
;; Run a function with args at some time in future
;; Copyright (C) 1990 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
;; This file is part of GNU Emacs.
;; GNU Emacs is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
;; it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
;; the Free Software Foundation; either version 1, or (at your option)
;; any later version.
;; GNU Emacs is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
;; but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
;; GNU General Public License for more details.
;; You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
;; along with GNU Emacs; see the file COPYING. If not, write to
;; the Free Software Foundation, 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.
(defvar timer-process nil)
(defvar timer-alist ())
(defvar timer-out "")
(defvar timer-dont-exit nil
;; this is useful for functions which will be doing their own erratic
;; rescheduling or people who otherwise expect to use the process frequently
"If non-nil, don't exit the timer process when no more events are pending.")
(defun run-at-time (time repeat function &rest args)
"Run a function at a time, and optionally on a regular interval.
Arguments are TIME, REPEAT, FUNCTION &rest ARGS.
TIME, a string, can be specified absolutely or relative to now.
REPEAT, an integer number of seconds, is the interval on which to repeat
the call to the function."
(interactive "sRun at time: \nNRepeat interval: \naFunction: ")
(cond ((or (not timer-process)
(memq (process-status timer-process) '(exit signal nil)))
(if timer-process (delete-process timer-process))
(setq timer-process (start-process "timer" nil "timer")
timer-alist nil)
(set-process-filter timer-process 'timer-process-filter)
(set-process-sentinel timer-process 'timer-process-sentinel)
(process-kill-without-query timer-process))
((eq (process-status timer-process) 'stop)
(continue-process timer-process)))
;; There should be a living, breathing timer process now
(let ((token (concat (current-time-string) "-" (length timer-alist))))
(send-string timer-process (concat time "\001" token "\n"))
(setq timer-alist (cons (list token repeat function args) timer-alist))))
(defun timer-process-filter (proc str)
(setq timer-out (concat timer-out str))
(let (do token error)
(while (string-match "\n" timer-out)
(setq token (substring timer-out 0 (match-beginning 0))
do (assoc token timer-alist)
timer-out (substring timer-out (match-end 0)))
(do (apply (nth 2 do) (nth 3 do)) ; do it
(if (natnump (nth 1 do)) ; reschedule it
(send-string proc (concat (nth 1 do) " sec\001" (car do) "\n"))
(setq timer-alist (delq do timer-alist))))
((string-match "timer: \\([^:]+\\): \\([^\001]*\\)\001\\(.*\\)$" token)
(setq error (substring token (match-beginning 1) (match-end 1))
do (substring token (match-beginning 2) (match-end 2))
token (assoc (substring token (match-beginning 3) (match-end 3))
timer-alist (delq token timer-alist))
(ding 'no-terminate) ; using error function in process filters is rude
(message "%s for %s; couldn't set at \"%s\"" error (nth 2 token) do))))
(or timer-alist timer-dont-exit (process-send-eof proc))))
(defun timer-process-sentinel (proc str)
(let ((stat (process-status proc)))
(if (eq stat 'stop) (continue-process proc)
;; if it exited normally, presumably it was intentional.
;; if there were no pending events, who cares that it exited?
(if (or (not timer-alist) (eq stat 'exit)) ()
(ding 'no-terminate)
(message "Timer exited abnormally. All events cancelled."))
(setq timer-process nil timer-alist nil timer-scratch ""))))
(defun cancel-timer (function)
"Cancel all events scheduled by ``run-at-time'' which would run FUNCTION."
(interactive "aCancel function: ")
(let ((alist timer-alist))
(while alist
(if (eq (nth 2 (car alist)) function)
(setq timer-alist (delq (car alist) timer-alist)))
(setq alist (cdr alist))))
(or timer-alist timer-dont-exit (process-send-eof timer-process)))
(provide 'timer)
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