Multiple Threads & IRC

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Mon Dec 11 04:16:34 EST 2000

"Wilbur" wrote:
> The server sends data in packets, and it sends whenever it can.  How can
> I get my client to be able to receive data from the server without
> knowing when it will send and what amount of data will be sent?  I only
> know how to tell Python to wait until it receives, say, 1024 bytes.  If
> the server doesn't send any more, how can I tell Python to stop waiting?


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