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For examples and more explanations, see the module level docs.

class TCPServer(Axon.Component.component)

TCPServer(listenport) -> TCPServer component listening on the specified port.

Creates a TCPServer component that accepts all connection requests on the specified port.



Methods defined here


You should be using the inbox/outbox interface, not these methods (except construction). This documentation is designed as a roadmap as to their functionalilty for maintainers and new component developers.

__init__(self, listenport, socketOptions, **argd)

x.__init__(...) initializes x; see x.__class__.__doc__ for signature


Check "_feedbackFromCSA" inbox for socketShutdown messages, and close sockets in response.

closeSocket(self, shutdownMessage)

Respond to a socketShutdown message by closing the socket.

Sends a removeReader and removeWriter message to the selectorComponent. Sends a shutdownCSA(self, theCSA) message to "protocolHandlerSignal" outbox.

createConnectedSocket(self, sock)

Accepts the connection request on the specified socket and returns a ConnectedSocketAdapter component for it.


Handle notifications from the selector service of new connection requests.

Accepts and sets up new connections, wiring them up and passing them on via the "protocolHandlerSignal" outbox.


makeTCPServerPort(self[, suppliedport][, HOST][, minrange][, maxrange][, maxlisten])

Returns (socket,port) - a bound TCP listener socket and the port number it is listening on.

If suppliedPort is not specified, then a random port is chosen between minrange and maxrange inclusive.

maxlisten is the max number of pending requests the server will allow (queue up).



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