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Re: How do I do a non-blocking accept?

by posicat (Initiate)
on Oct 11, 2004 at 19:54 UTC ( #398267=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to How do I do a non-blocking accept?

I spent a few hours and finally found this paramater you can pass to the IO::Socket::INET ... Timeout =>
my $sock = new IO::Socket::INET ( LocalPort => '1401', Proto => 'tcp', Listen => 1, Reuse => 1, Timeout => .1, );
After .1 seconds it times out the accept command and continues on through your loop happily. As an added benefit this helps you prevent race conditions.

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