On Mon, 19 Jan 2004, Deepa D wrote:

> FATAL: The redirector helpers are crashing too
> rapidly, need help!
> But, when I don't do exit(0) in my C code once
> read from stdin returns null, I don't have this
> problem.

Then I think you are exiting even if the read does not return EOF.

If you want you can post your helper source and we take a look.