[zeromq-dev] zmq_poll and fully asynchronous client-server

Paul Colomiets paul at colomiets.name
Fri Jun 1 21:12:45 CEST 2012

Hi Jigar,

On Fri, Jun 1, 2012 at 3:55 PM, Jigar Gosar <jigar.g at directi.com> wrote:
> *  Java's "selector" has a wakeup method, which immediately returns
> the "selector.select(10ms)"  blocking call. I need something similar
> so as to be able to achieve the above goal.

The exact equivalent to wakeup method is creating a pair of sockets.
One you add to a poll and writing to other one will wake up that poll.
You should use "inproc://" socket for the task, if you want to do that
from another thread.


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