Minimizing Connection reset by peer exceptions

Ben Sizer kylotan at
Thu Oct 20 14:53:40 CEST 2005

Steve Holden wrote:

> Do note, though, that if you aren't using some means (threading,
> forking, etc) of handling the connections asynchronously then your
> server will normally only queue a very limited number of connections
> (usually 5 at most).

The example given by the original poster seemed to be a client (using
connect_ex) rather than a server, so I think this would only be an
issue if the code was connecting to the same host repeatedly in quick

Ben Sizer

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