[erlang-questions] how to flush a gen_tcp socket on close?

Anthony Shipman <>
Tue Apr 3 19:12:51 CEST 2012

On Tue, 3 Apr 2012 11:38:41 pm Andreas Schultz wrote:
> > And to comment on the other reply, using shutdown/2 should most
> > certainly not be needed for this - the only purpose of using that is to
> > do a "half close".
> Shutdown seems not to process the send queue.
If close() called shutdown(, read_write) which blocked until the data was 
fully flushed then it would all make sense.
Anthony Shipman                    Mamas don't let your babies 
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