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Subject Re: Re: Serverside NIO: Not ready for Prime Time
Date Tue, 25 Nov 2003 16:06:45 GMT
I'm getting jealous at the fact that you guys are gonna be working on this 
cool stuff.  However you gotta let go sometimes ;-).  

Peter perhaps you can also give us your opinion concerning the Connector
Acceptor design patterns in this area - we had a discussion about this in 
the past.


> On Tue, 25 Nov 2003 11:56 pm, Wes McKean wrote:
> > I was running ldapd on a Windows XP box with  the new server side NIO stuff
> > included, and I was getting all kinds of weird messages inside the sun
> > implementation classes.  The same exact code works fine under Linux.  It is
> > my professional opinion that there are some issues with the Windows XP
> > implementation of non-blocking sockets, and we couldn't put this stuff into
> > the server until these issues are addressed.
> There are a large number of platform specific issues - but that is no 
> different from differences between pre-nio sockets on linux and windows. I 
> have been building a NIO based network layer recently so if you describe some 
> of the exact issues then I may be able to show how to avoid or give code to 
> do just that.
> -- 
> Cheers,
> Peter Donald
> "Education is a progressive discovery of 
>    our own ignorance." - Will Durant 

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