[FRPythoneers] socket timeout

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Thu Jul 11 09:21:41 MDT 2002

On Thu, Jul 11, 2002 at 05:37:22AM -0600, Bob Gailer wrote:
>I am setting up socket communication with the server on Win NT and the 
>client on Solaris. How does one set time limits for connect(), listen(), 
>send(), recv() (etc?). I found documentation of functions for setting and 
>getting socket options, but the timeout parameters are labeled read-only.

You may want to read the python-dev discussion that starts with the
following post:


>Also, where does one ask a question of this nature and/or search archives 
>for answers in the larger Python community?

The python list is archived on google.com groups archive under
"comp.lang.python".  You can join the discussion at:


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