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#1 2011-08-23 12:09 PM

soc_nov
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Time Out Reasons

Can somebody tell me what are differnet scenarios which causes to time out in select system call in socket programming.

#2 2011-08-23 12:14 PM

RobSeace
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Re: Time Out Reasons

Different scenarios?  There's only one reason select() will timeout (return 0), and that's that your specified timeout value has elapsed without any action on your monitored FDs...

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