From: Eric Wong <normalperson-rMlxZR9MS24@public.gmane.org>
Subject: [PATCH (socket_dontwait)] README: update with support status
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2010 14:23:01 -0700 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <20100927212301.GA3531@dcvr.yhbt.net> (raw)
Eric Wong <normalperson-rMlxZR9MS24@public.gmane.org> wrote:
> Eric Wong <normalperson-rMlxZR9MS24@public.gmane.org> wrote:
> > This library is considered EXPERIMENTAL. If successful, we'll see about
> > getting them integrated into the standard Ruby socket library.
> I've been running socket_dontwait for a few days now with real traffic
> (and thus unreliable and slow clients) and haven't noticed anything
> wrong. No crashes, corrupted data, nor fires :)
Everything is still good as long with this as long as penguins are
powering your apps :) Maybe there are other OSes with complete
MSG_DONTWAIT support (and works with Ruby). Let us know if there
>From 53f39821dfc86c4ed4c1953249a142ae4d8ff65e Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Eric Wong <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2010 14:16:55 -0700
Subject: [PATCH] README: update with support status
Well, the penguin rocks!
README | 13 ++++++++-----
1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
diff --git a/README b/README
index 4dc2be9..5ba5739 100644
@@ -10,11 +10,14 @@ from the IO class directly into BasicSocket with socket-specific system
calls and flags.
This library is only intended for Ruby 1.9 and will not build with other
-versions of Ruby. This only supports operating systems with the
-non-POSIX MSG_DONTWAIT flag for send(2) and recv(2) syscalls.
-This library is considered EXPERIMENTAL. If successful, we'll see about
-getting them integrated into the standard Ruby socket library.
+versions of Ruby. This only supports operating systems with complete
+support of the non-POSIX MSG_DONTWAIT flag for send(2) and recv(2)
+syscalls on stream sockets.
+This library is fully-supported and stable on GNU/Linux 2.6+. It is
+experimental and unsupported on other systems unless someone steps
+forward to support them. Some operating systems have incomplete/broken
+support for the MSG_DONTWAIT flag on various types of stream sockets.
Rainbows! mailing list - rainbows-talk-GrnCvJ7WPxnNLxjTenLetw@public.gmane.org
Do not quote signatures (like this one) or top post when replying
prev parent reply other threads:[~2010-09-27 21:27 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2010-08-03 9:18 [ANN] socket_dontwait - socket methods using MSG_DONTWAIT and more Eric Wong
[not found] ` <20100803091847.GC3255-yBiyF41qdooeIZ0/mPfg9Q@public.gmane.org>
2010-08-09 22:44 ` Eric Wong
[not found] ` <20100809224401.GA12996-yBiyF41qdooeIZ0/mPfg9Q@public.gmane.org>
2010-09-27 21:23 ` Eric Wong [this message]
You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:
* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
and reply-to-all from there: mbox
Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
List information: https://yhbt.net/rainbows/
* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
switches of git-send-email(1):
git send-email \
* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
via mailto: links, try the mailto: link
Be sure your reply has a Subject: header at the top and a blank line
before the message body.
Code repositories for project(s) associated with this inbox:
This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for read-only IMAP folder(s) and NNTP newsgroup(s).