pygame and socket.recv

Rhodri James rhodri at
Fri Apr 3 01:07:27 CEST 2009

On Thu, 02 Apr 2009 23:55:48 +0100, Aaron Brady <castironpi at>  

> I switched to UDP.  My average round-trip time is at 50 trips/sec, but
> my worst round-trip time is still in the 10-20 range.
> I also tried buffer sizes of 2**8 and 2**12, with about the same
> results.
> So, UDP might free up some processor time, but it still leaves me with
> the problem of retroactive model updates.

You are dealing with a network.  Errors *will* happen.  Plan for them
 from the start, or they will turn your design into spaghetti :-)

Rhodri James *-* Wildebeeste Herder to the Masses

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