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[REBOL] Re: New Rugby based chat client

From: gchiu:compkarori at: 24-Sep-2001 21:27

On Mon, 24 Sep 2001 10:27:18 +0200 Maarten Koopmans <[koopmans--itr--ing--nl]> wrote:
> You have to call: > > server-ctx: context get-rugby-service/http >
Okay, I've made the changes and I can now connect. Anyone behind a firewall want to try it?
> The online docs have a typo there: the protocol should be > http in stead of > tcp.
Guess someone should fix it :)
> Rugby *is* non-blocking on the server side and on the > client when using tcp. > The problem is that the view event loop is suspended upon > network activity. > It is a Rebol feature ;-( And as Rebols http > implementation is NOT > non-blocking, you see the root of all evil... > > Writing my own http handler seems no good idea: COre 3.0 > will be async which > gives the same effect, and the current http handler has > good proxy support.
Sounds as though all will be fixed in Core 3.0 then :) -- Graham Chiu