From: Chris Evans (
Date: Mon Feb 12 2001 - 19:38:16 EST


I notice the entities in the subject line have appeared in Linux 2.4.

What is their functional specification? I guess they trigger if no bytes
are received/send within a consecutive period. How does the app get the
error? -EPIPE for a blocking read/write? If so, does SIGPIPE
get raised? Or is -ETIMEDOUT used? ...


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