Q: socket error in multi-threaded urlopen

Aahz Maruch aahz at panix.com
Tue May 8 23:36:06 EDT 2001

In article <UXXJ6.4592$ki5.59533 at vixen.cso.uiuc.edu>,
Seung-won Hwang <shwang5 at students.uiuc.edu> wrote:
>I'm trying to call urlopen using multiple threads and it gives me the
>following errors. I'm experimenting if I can call hundreds of 'urlopen'
>calls simulataneously. Is there any way to get around this 'too many
>open files' problem in doing so?

I think you don't want to do this.  Use a threadpool.
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