[zeromq-dev] Question about context and/or socket creation

James Chapman james at linux-101.org
Fri Sep 30 12:49:02 CEST 2016

Thanks, I'll move to a shared context that persists for the duration of the

​Sockets are one per thread, in fact, as the threads are re-used, each
thread will create many sockets over its lifetime.​


On 30 September 2016 at 11:24, Luca Boccassi <luca.boccassi at gmail.com>

> You can (and probably should as best practise) reuse the context,
> which is thread safe.
> Do not use the same socket from multiple threads. There is a new
> category of thread-safe sockets in libzmq master but the API is not
> yet finalised.
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