no return value for threading.Condition.wait(timeout)?

Piet van Oostrum piet at
Fri Jul 17 04:37:27 EDT 2009

>>>>> Gabriel Rossetti <gabriel.rossetti at> (GR) wrote:

>GR> I have a 1-1 relation, I have a thread reading msgs from a network socket
>GR> and a method waiting for an answer to arrive (see my thread
>GR> "Threading.Condition problem"). I would like to be able to have a timeout
>GR> as to not block forever, so the idea is to check if I returned because of a
>GR> timeout or not.

So that case is easy I think. After the wait just check if the answer
has arrived.
Piet van Oostrum <piet at>
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