> I am using version: Welcome to scsh 0.6.5 (0.6.6)
> I don't understand what is happening here, if anyone can provide insight it
> would be greatly appreciated.
> I wrote this code (below is a fragment)
> (& (begin
> (displayn+ "Module: " module-name " is waiting for " wait-list)
> (map wait wait-list)
> (displayn+ "Module: " module-name " is finished waiting ")
> wait-list is a list of scsh process id objects. The intent here is to
> create a process that waits for a bunch of processes to exit and then
> continues with some steps. The wait hangs forever above.
WAIT can only wait for children of the current process. As you are
creating a new process, the processes in wait-list are no longer the
children of the current process (but siblings of it).
I don't know your specific reason for starting a new process but maybe
spawning a thread is also an option.