Twisted vs POS (Plain-old sockets)

Guido Goldstein guido-clp at
Mon Sep 4 09:46:41 CEST 2006


On Sun, 3 Sep 2006 00:19:17 -0700
  "Darren Kirby" <bulliver at> wrote:
> I guess I am wondering if given the fact I need a custom protocol, and need
> to
> talk TCP/IP should I stick with twisted or just use plain old sockets and
> build it myself? Is there a third option I should consider? Have others
> found
> themselves in this situation? Thoughts? Comments? I am really just fishing
> for opinions here...

You might have a look at asyncore/asychat in the standard library.
It does the async stuff for you and it's easy to understand and to

Hope it helps.

  Guido G.

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