system() with timeout

Paul LeoNerd Evans leonerd at
Thu Apr 16 18:32:08 BST 2009

On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 06:18:45PM +0100, David Cantrell wrote:
> Anyone recommend a module to give me something like system(@list) but
> with a timeout?

Does IPC::Run have something suitable? I seem to recall it has quite a
lot of interesting things to fiddle with...

Paul "LeoNerd" Evans

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