[zeromq-dev] Compatibility 3.1 - 3.2.1-rc2

Andrew Hume andrew at research.att.com
Sun Nov 18 03:01:02 CET 2012

On Nov 16, 2012, at 10:24 AM, Pieter Hintjens wrote:

> On Fri, Nov 16, 2012 at 9:25 PM, Andrew Hume <andrew at research.att.com> wrote:
>> until yesterday, i had never seen a problem with this.
>> but yesterday, we had one site have an internet connection failure.
>> which caused something weird to happen, which caused
>> the libc function getaddrinfo to fail. when that happens, the above assert
>> trips.
>> this is hardly incoherent behaviour, but  there it is.
> Can you reproduce this?

sorry, no. i having been banging hard on this for a couple of years now.
and somewhat often, the receiving process on the other end is not there.
(and thats ok, i send pub/sub so it just quietly drops on the floor.)
but this is the first/only time its failed in this way.
i think its a local dns failure...

>> we are trying to figure out how to handle this.
>> unfortunately the guy taking over me on this project is a real
>> NIH person, and wants to just chuck zmq. sigh....
> Any port in a storm...
> -Pieter
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