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client defined timeout variable

From: Benjie Chen <benjie@oes.amdahl.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Jun 1995 09:10:14 -0700 (PDT)
Message-Id: <9506221610.AA23035@c00p2.oes.amdahl.com>
To: www-lib@w3.org

Is there a client defined timeout feature in making the HTTP connections
in libwww?  For example, if there is a site which is not responding.

I know that HTTPD or connect times out after a while, but sometimes this
could be a long while. Is there a variable in the libwww that perhaps
check against an environment variable or a extern PUBLIC to determine when
to time out?


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