Socket recv(1) seems to block instead of returning end of file.

Grant Edwards grante at
Thu Aug 23 19:53:07 CEST 2007

On 2007-08-23, Dan Stromberg - Datallegro <dstromberg at> wrote:

> Are you using sock.settimeout()?

Hey, somebody snuck timeouts into the socket module when I wasn't

> I agree with Grant though - posting a minimal snippet of code that
> replicates the problem would help us help you.  In fact, it might help you
> help yourself :)

Yup, in my experience attempting to produce a minimally failing
example will usually reveal what's wrong.

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