[erlang-questions] Multiple UDP receivers and senders

Chandru <>
Fri May 23 16:29:36 CEST 2008


2008/5/23  <>:
> Chandru <> wrote on 23/05/2008
> 14:27:53:
>
>
>> 2008/5/23  <>:
>> > Also, does anybody know if it is possible to open a UDP socket in one
>> > Erlang process, receiving UDP messages in that process, whilst
>> > simultaneously sending UDP messages from the same port in a different
>> > Erlang process?
>> >
>>
>> Yes - this is possible.
>
> Great!
>
> Do I need to do something special? Currently, I get {error, closed} when I
> try it.
>
> I suppose it's worth mentioning that I'm in two different Erlang VMs here,
> rather than different Erlang processes in the same VM.
>

Ah, I see. I don't think this is supported. I vaguely remember a
discussion about something related on the mailing list a while ago,
but a search did not reveal it.

Chandru



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