Description

Device is used to create a forwarding loop between two sockets. If the same socket is listed (or either socket is nil), then a loopback device is established instead. Note that the single socket case is only valid for protocols where the underlying protocol can peer for itself (e.g. PAIR, or BUS, but not REQ/REP or PUB/SUB!) Both sockets will be placed into RAW mode.

If the plumbing is successful, nil will be returned. Two threads will be established to forward messages in each direction. If either socket returns error on receive or send, the goroutine doing the forwarding will exit. This means that closing either socket will generally cause the goroutines to exit. Apart from closing the socket(s), no futher operations should be performed against the socket.

Device is referenced in 2 repositories

github.com/go-mangos/mangos github.com/gdamore/mangos