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Re: QUERY: OK if open_network_connection() suspends?

Rich Connamacher writes:
> It may be useful to set a time limit on how long the server is going to 
> wait before it admits defeat.  Currently, that isn't needed really, since 
> the server already has its own limit.

The UNIX kernel itself implements a timeout for connection attempts, so there's
no need to duplicate that at the server level.


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