Potential Network SIG

taruti taruti at taruti.net
Tue Aug 25 03:54:39 EDT 2009

Excerpts from Yusaku Hashimoto's message of Mon Aug 24 19:46:46 +0300 2009:
> I was trying to add another type safety for socket operations, and you
> can get it by ` darcs get
> http://patch-tag.com/r/phantom-socket/pullrepo phantom-socket`.

I think we should not have these operations.
A) it makes it hard to pass sockets between threads
B) the state distinction is useful only for servers and servers could 
   be handled much better with a record and hiding the operations 
   from users.

- Taru Karttunen

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