[Twisted-Python] Using IConnector

Dmitry Litovchenko kwaker at uch.net
Tue Feb 18 22:09:10 EST 2003

Hello Christopher,

Wednesday, February 19, 2003, 4:10:47 AM, you wrote:

>> Ok, well, I can't speak for this part of twisted.. but I *think* the
>> proper way would be to make it a Transport, not a Protocol.   For 
>> example, if you were behind a stupid firewall and you wanted to make 
>> connections to another host outside of the firewall, you would have to 
>> refactor a lot less code if it could just be a transport.
>> Just an idea, again, I'm not an authority on this in any way.

CA> I'm not sure why I didn't think of this earlier, but yes, it does
CA> sound like a transport is the way to go -- it's exactly the kind of
CA> thing that the transport/protocol separation was done for.

Ok, I agree that transport sounds better, will refactor later today.
When should I attach new transport (instead of standard TCP) and how
client code, that connects to some host using SOCKS, will look like?

Best regards,
 Dmitry                            mailto:kwaker at uch.net

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