On Mar 28, 2006, at 9:48 AM, Shea Martin wrote:

> I want to listen for connections for 2 seconds, then timeout.  Do I  
> have  to use the Timeout module?

That will be the easiest way.

Timeout.timeout 2 do
   Thread.start server.accept do |s| new_connection s end
end

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