[erlang-questions] Can gen_tcp:close() close a socket which is still sending?
Mon Jun 15 00:48:29 CEST 2009
>> The "safe" way to terminate a sending socket is to use shutdown(S,
>> and then wait for the server side to close the connection.
> This here may be exactly what I need to know. To check, first,
> though: in context, erlang _is_ the server side. Does that change
> things? The client is any web browser. I apologize for having been
Then perhaps you should check the exit_on_close option in the inet
If the client uses shutdown you will be able to write data to the
then close after this is done.
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