[jcifs] Re: Named Pipe
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Tue Mar 16 01:10:36 GMT 2004
Bill Mortimer said:
> There's been a new requirement to connect to a named pipe
> server that is configured in non-blocking mode(PIPE_NOWAIT). I haven't
> found any references in the JCIFS documentation about this. Do you know if
> it's possible to connect a JCIFS client to a non-blocking named pipe
> server? Can you point me to any information about this?
Never tried. If PIPE_NOWAIT is triggered by the client it will be
necessary to implement the SetNamedPipeHandleState call (simple).
Otherwise I would just try it as is with the different pipe modes. It
might already work in which case I suspect you will get an
ERROR_PIPE_LISTENING when the pipe is empty in which case you will have to
do sleep or do whatever you would need to do in that case.
If you send me a packet capture  of the desired traffic I might have
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