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task #12679: SOCKET_INPUT_OUTPUT_STREAM change blocking state

Submitted by:  Cyril Adrian <cadrian>
Submitted on:  Fri 07 Jun 2013 09:43:43 AM UTC  
Should Start On: Thu 06 Jun 2013 10:00:00 PM UTCShould be Finished on: Mon 06 Jan 2014 11:00:00 PM UTC
Category: Kernel librariesPriority: 4
Status: DonePercent Complete: 100%
Assigned to: Raphael Mack <ramack>Open/Closed: Closed
Fixed Release: bellPlanned Release: bell
Effort: 0.00

Thu 02 Jan 2014 09:33:25 PM UTC, comment #1:

This works for me now, could you please take a look? What do you think about the names sync vs. blocking/nonblocking?

Raphael Mack <ramack>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Fri 07 Jun 2013 09:43:43 AM UTC, original submission:


I suggest to provide a mechanism to change the blocking property of a SOCKET_INPUT_OUTPUT_STREAM after connecting to the stream.

This could solve my problem with a network stream, which has a mixed usage:

First a textual login mechanism, where the client has to answer a password propmt (for this blocking access ist the expected behaivour).

Afterwards the stream is switch to a binary mode, which transfers data from time to time, Here I need non-blocking behavior to be able to use the sequencer to react on input, while doing other things...

Cyril Adrian <cadrian>
Project Administrator


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sun 25 May 2014 07:35:31 PM UTCramackStatusNone=>Done
      Percent Complete90%=>100%
    Thu 02 Jan 2014 09:33:25 PM UTCramackShould be Finished onThu 06 Jun 2013 10:00:00 PM UTC=>Mon 06 Jan 2014 11:00:00 PM UTC
      Percent Complete0%=>90%
      Fixed ReleaseNone=>bell
    Tue 11 Jun 2013 05:07:57 PM UTCramackPriority5 - Normal=>4

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