[Libwebsockets] Fast loop with callback LWS_CALLBACK_GET_THREAD_ID
andy at warmcat.com
Sat May 28 01:47:46 CEST 2016
On 05/28/2016 07:19 AM, Roger Schreiter wrote:
> I have a websocket server using libwebsockets. It sends some webpages
> using HTTP, but it also serves websocket connections.
> Using firefox as client, everything is fine.
> Using konqueror, with HTTP also everything is fine. But when the client
> (konqueror) opens the websocket connection, libwebsocket starts to fire
> LWS_CALLBACK_GET_THREAD_ID in the HTTP callback, thausends per second,
> endlessly. The websocket connection is never established.
I tried it here on Fedora 22 Konqueror (4.14.11), he is also OK for HTTP
but cannot succeed to make a ws connection, in fact looking with tcpdump
it does not even try to go out on the network to do so.
The only option for "view mode" other than text is KHTML. So I think
that's due to my Konqueror anyway being too old to do ws (but Fedora 22
is not that old...)
(Nor could I find a way to open a js console on Konqueror).
> I cannot name the difference in opening a websocket between konqueror
> and firefox, and maybe it is a fault by konqueror. However, no client
> imho should be able to cause such behaviour.
> I tried to understand, what's happing, but with no success yet.
> May I ask, if this is a known behaviour?
> Is there any idea, what is causing it?
> And how to avoid it?
I can't reproduce it with my konqueror.
Somebody reported before that on one platform, they met a situation on
socket close where recv() would just return 0 length to indicate the
other side had closed.
But recv() can return 0 length under normal conditions (the api itself
is ambiguous in more than one way about it). I never met this situation
myself and I think all platforms should return POLLERR that will handle
it. I took his patch but then reverted it when I found it destroyed ab
Anyway since that would make a similar situation you might want to check
if that is what's happening, it's in output.c in
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