[zeromq-dev] ZMQ_P2P sockets: unfinished?

Martin Sustrik sustrik at 250bpm.com
Tue May 11 17:23:17 CEST 2010

Hi Jonathan,

> Hi.  I posed this question a little while back, but never received a 
> response.  Is it a bad idea to rely on ZMQ_P2P sockets?

Well, they are unfinished as already mentioned.

> You mentioned 
> that "IIR Auto-Reconnection" is missing.  What exactly is "IIR"?

I meant IIRC (If I Recall Correctly).


And yes, auto-reconnection is definitely missing.

> Also, 
> is there any other important functionality missing from these sockets in 
> their current state?

There's one unresolved problem I am aware of: Messages sent from the 
binding peer can be lost if sent before the other peer connects.


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