Socked client/server issues: Xace and/or WinAce??

Ed Griffiths edgrif at sanger.ac.uk
Wed May 24 03:33:00 EST 2000


Mummi,

>    I was just wondering how things are going with the socket
> client/server. I have tried out the commandline-client and it worked
> fine, but what I am really interested in is the socket AcePerl interface
> and, of course, the socked graphical client. Is it possible that one you
> developers could give us users some info on that on the mailing list?

Lincoln Stein (lstein at cshl.org) is the one to answer the questions about AcePerl
and I'm sure that he will very soon.

Assuming that by "graphical client" you mean the application called xaceclient
(i.e. a client/server version of xace), then I have produced a test version of
this that uses sockets. I haven't done rigorous testing but I need to make this
available very soon because I have had other requests for it. I'll announce when
its available on this newsgroup in the next few days.

cheers Ed

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