PYTHON socket_send

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Python replacement for PHP's socket_send [ edit | history ]
import socket

var ip = ''
var port = 8000

s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)

s.connect((ip, port))



PHP socket_send

PHP original manual for socket_send [ show | ]


(PHP 4 >= 4.1.0, PHP 5)

socket_sendSends data to a connected socket


int socket_send ( resource $socket , string $buf , int $len , int $flags )

The function socket_send() sends len bytes to the socket socket from buf .



A valid socket resource created with socket_create() or socket_accept().


A buffer containing the data that will be sent to the remote host.


The number of bytes that will be sent to the remote host from buf .


The value of flags can be any combination of the following flags, joined with the binary OR (|) operator.

Possible values for flags
MSG_OOB Send OOB (out-of-band) data.
MSG_EOR Indicate a record mark. The sent data completes the record.
MSG_EOF Close the sender side of the socket and include an appropriate notification of this at the end of the sent data. The sent data completes the transaction.
MSG_DONTROUTE Bypass routing, use direct interface.

Return Values

socket_send() returns the number of bytes sent, or FALSE on error.

See Also

  • socket_sendto() - Sends a message to a socket, whether it is connected or not