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Which are blocking and non-blocking api's in sockets in C ?

among the below socket programming api's, please let me know which are blocking and non-blocking.


Last edited by VSSajjan; 07-31-2014 at 06:35 AM.. Reason: missed accept api
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Somewhere in fctl() is O_NONBLOCK, which changes your sockets or whatever fd so it does not block. Blocking is the default. You can avoid blocking issues by using thread per fd/direction, poll()/select() to detect what is ready, aio (async IO) or nonblocking fd's.
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