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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Asychronous communication and Sybperl.
Date: Nov 15 1999 7:47PM

Robert McIlhargie writes:
 > Michael Peppler wrote:
 > > > Robert McIlhargie writes:
 > >  >
 > >  >     I'd be willing to do this. Any hints on where to start? Is it just a matter
 > >  > of adding XSUB code
 > >  > for the various CTLib functions?
 > >
 > > I think that's mostly it, although the boot code (in the initialize()
 > > function) sets the NETIO mode before allocating the context. There may
 > > need to be a way to allocate alternate contexts, and from there use
 > > the asynch options. I haven't really looked into this, though.
 > >
 >     How about adding NETIO to one of the supported CON_PROPS so that
 > people could just set the NETIO when they do "new Sybase::CTlib ..."? I'll
 > start looking into it.

That might work. Just need to point to a different context, and also
make sure that anywhere where 'context' is being used you can refer to 
this alternate context instead (although it might be even easier than
that - it's possible that we only refer to the context in a couple of

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