[Rd] fifo on Windows

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at gmail.com
Mon Aug 1 19:10:49 CEST 2005

Are there any plans to support fifo on Windows?  On my XP
system ("R version 2.1.1, 2005-06-23")

   R> capabilities("fifo")

gives FALSE.

Note that Windows does support named pipes as shown
in the utility:


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