revdev at pdslabs.net
Thu Oct 3 21:56:34 EDT 2013
On 10/3/13 4:16 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 10/3/13 6:01 PM, Roger Eller wrote:
>> It saddens me to say this, but LiveCode itself has always been iffy
>> at ftp
>> transfers. I've set the socketTimeoutInterval all over the spectrum,
>> never found a solid solution. On the same network, all other FTP
>> would work perfectly every time. I finally had to build a retry routine
>> since we can't even resume a transfer. We seriously need a new libUrl.
> I'm not using FTP, just http, so maybe I'll be okay. But from Phil's
> answer, it sounds like the timeout message is just informational, and
> libURL keeps trying to send until it goes through. So maybe you don't
> need a resend?
Just for the record, the experience I described is with straight TCP
sockets (open socket, read/write, close socket), not HTTP, not FTP. But
I would guess a socketTimeout message probably has the same
characteristics in all cases.
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