I did try to use your suggested code, but it never gets after:
in reply to Re: No data received on client socket
in thread No data received on client socket
This is in line with the behavior of the original code, where the message string is empty, but now I know that no message arrives. Even if I can see with tcpdump that the message arrives on the network card of the Linux client.
# Block here until message arrives
my ($read_ready) = IO::Select->select($sock_read_hdl, undef, undef, un
Thank you very much in any case.