Darren Tucker dtucker at
Tue Dec 21 22:32:17 EST 2004

Beckmann, Frank, VF-DE wrote:
> The agent ist bussy when one client is connect to the stream socket.
> When we make small breaks in the script, the jobs runs fine. 
> Is it an Error in the desing of the Agent ?

More a limitation of named pipes on Unix.

The agent client code could retry on failure.  Does the attached patch help?

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