BRIAN SPILSBURY zhivago@iglou.com
Mon, 12 May 1997 20:41:10 -0400 (EDT)

MM> >BS> If you mean by this that if when I have 10 threads going, and I
MM> >BS> shutdown and and restart then I still have those ten threads
MM> >BS> running, then I'm looking for the same thing.
MM> >
MM> >That's what I want alrighty.
MM>   And the first thing 9 out of those 10 threads are going to do is:
MM>   (error "Connection timed out")

Your point is?

Yank out the network connection, and the same thing will happen.
Have your router fall over... Have someone else's router fall over...
Software that networks should be prepared for unreliable
connections with sockets that die.

I don't see that this is even vaguely relevent :)