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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] suspend an asio operation
From: ecyrbe (ecyrbe_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-29 08:16:17

2010/7/29 Lloyd <lloyd_at_[hidden]>

> Hi,
> I am using asio for a network server. Based on the client request the
> server performs the operation. Some operation could take a very long time.
> so we would like to implement a "feature" to terminate the long process from
> client side by sending some other command. Is there any mechanism in "ASIO"
> to do this?
> Thanks,
> Lloyd
no. it's up to your application to cancel the server operations by any
mechanism you want.
what you describe looks like async rpc. there are a lot of rpc
implementations using boost asio. maybe you should take a look at them.

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