[zeromq-dev] POLLOUT not eventing on bind with no peer

Justin Karneges justin at affinix.com
Wed Feb 1 21:11:34 CET 2012

On Wednesday, February 01, 2012 12:00:22 PM Justin Karneges wrote:
> If I create a socket with bind, but nobody has connected yet, then I do not
> receive POLLOUT events.  How can I determine when the socket becomes
> writable in an event-driven fashion?

Sorry, I apologize for the stupid question.  The answer is the same as my 
earlier one blocking send.  The socket becomes writable once a peer has 

I must admit I still find it confusing that a socket with bind does not 
immediately have a background write queue.  Was this an intentional design 
decision, or just something that hasn't been implemented yet?


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