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Re: timeout in HTEvent_new

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <hfnhfn@ibm.net>
Date: Fri, 11 Dec 1998 11:00:44 -0500 (EST)
To: www-lib@w3.org
Message-ID: <367141A3.6DBAA8E9@ibm.net>
To: Mikhail Grouchinski <mgrouch@usa.net>

Mikhail Grouchinski wrote:
> Why do we have timeout in HTEvent_new?
> Can it be 0?

A value of -1 is no timeout - you probably don't want to set it to 0.
You can see how this is used in the host object


If you use libwww for normal HTTP access then you want to let the host
obejct handle it and not use the events directly yourself.

For more information on timeouts, see


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Friday, 11 December 1998 15:09:03 UTC

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