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

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Mar 30, 2000 at 22:01 UTC ( #6541=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


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

My notes recommend something like this (assuming Connection is your socket descriptor?):
use Fcntl; fcntl(Connection, F_SETFL, O_NONBLOCK) or die "can't set non blocking: $!";
I suppose you could also wrap your Socket->accept() in alarm() calls....

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