November 28th, 2006, 02:59 PM
Is there any function like sleep or wait in C ?
November 28th, 2006, 03:16 PM
Yes. sleep() under most *Nixes and Sleep() in Windows. Note the case of the function names. By the way, sleep() takes its parameter in seconds and Sleep() in microseconds.
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November 28th, 2006, 04:14 PM
If you're using the MinGW port of gcc, which is what Dev-C++ uses, then the function is sleep(). Even though the LibC help file states that the parameter is in seconds, it's actually in milliseconds.
It's best to write a short test program to verify what your compiler's version of sleep does.
November 28th, 2006, 05:02 PM
Sleep() is in milliseconds, not microseconds.
November 29th, 2006, 03:33 AM
If using gcc then also there is a function called
November 30th, 2006, 03:51 AM
if your doing windows programming , you can use WaitForSingleObject to wait . The parameter is a handle of a wait object. You can create a semaphore or event as the wait object.
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