SPUG: BSD Sockets and perl
schuh at farmdale.com
Wed Jan 11 13:22:31 PST 2006
On Wed, 11 Jan 2006, David S.Patterson wrote:
>So you're saying either the client or server can read or write to each
>other, blocking or non-blocking, with the same basic functions once the
>connection is established?
"client" and "server" merely indicate who called whom. Think phone calls:
the client calls the server but after that either may talk or both.
Heck, neither could say anything - this could serve as an interesting way
to monitor connectivity.
Mike Schuh -- Seattle, Washington USA
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