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RE: Broken Pipe

From: Olga Antropova <olga@goliath.eai.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 1999 10:13:10 -0500 (CDT)
Message-ID: <XFMail.990823101310.olga@eai.com>
To: Olga Antropova <olga@goliath.eai.com>
Cc: www-lib@w3.org, Taylor Brockman <brockman@intertect.net>

On 23-Aug-99 Olga Antropova wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Try to put logic similar to one from HTReader_read(.. ) function that deals
> with
> broken pine to HTWriter_write(..) function (instead of returning HT_ERROR
> from
> HTReaded_read when broken pipe happens). Those functions are in HTReader.c
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
HTWriter_write... Sorry.

Olga

> and
> HTWriter.c respectively.  
> 
> Also try to change code in HTTP.c function HTTPEvent(...) just before the w
> hile loop from:
> 
> 
>     } else if (type == HTEvent_RESET) {
>         HTTPCleanup(request, HT_RECOVER_PIPE);
>         http->state = HTTP_BEGIN; 
>         return HT_OK;
>     }
>  
> 
> to:
> 
>     } else if (type == HTEvent_RESET) {
>         HTTPCleanup(request, HT_RECOVER_PIPE);
>         http->state = HTTP_RECOVER_PIPE;       /* HERE!!! */
>         return HT_OK;
>     }
> 
> 
> The first change I have tried and it saves me from some broken pipes.
> The second change I have not tried (did not have time) but it might work.
> Please let me know it is does.
> 
> Olga Antropova.
> 
> On 21-Aug-99 Taylor Brockman wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> What would be the cause of a 'Broken Pipe' error in libwww? 
>> 
>> I know that it deals with unix sockets being broken in transfer.
>> 
>> I seem to be getting them in my program, when I am downloading HTTP Data,
>> and
>> I need a way to prevent them.
>> 
>> 
>> Thanks,
>> Brockman
Received on Monday, 23 August 1999 11:14:46 UTC

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