Select weirdness

Irmen de Jong irmen.NOSPAM at
Mon Apr 23 08:40:11 CEST 2007

Ron Garret wrote:
> I don't understand why socketserver calling select should matter.  (And 
> BTW, there are no calls to select in  I'm using 
> Python2.5.)

You don't *need* a select at all.
Socketserver just blocks on accept() and dispatches a handler
on the new connection.

>> Anyway, try the following instead:
> That won't work for POST requests.

Why not?
Just add some more code to deal with the POST request body.
There should be a content-length header to tell you how many
bytes to read after the header section has finished.


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