[ovs-discuss] Query regarding unixctl socket

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Tue Feb 2 16:54:04 UTC 2016

On Tue, Feb 02, 2016 at 12:48:04AM +0530, satya naik wrote:
> I have two query for unixctl sockets in openswitch.
> 1) I want to know maximum buffer size which can be sent on unixctl socket ?
> I am using unixctl_client_transact() to collect data from multiple
> daemon/server but few server server does not respond to unixctl request.
> In this scenario program waits for long time or blocked there . I want wait
> for small time(1 - 5 sec) and come out from there in case of no response.

It sounds like there is a bug in your client or in the server.  Can you
tell us more about a case where you see the problem?

> 2) Is there any timeout option available for unixctl socket ?

I don't understand the question.

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