Dan King wrote in post #998095:
> I expected the script below to do the following:
>
> (1) spawn a new thread
> (2) connect to a server
> (3) read the data transmitted by the server
> (4) close the connection.
> (5) repeat 1-4
>
> While the script works, it does NOT spawn a new thread for each
> connection. Does anyone why that is the case? Thanks.
>


threads = []

10.times do |i|
  threads << Thread.new(i) do |thread_num|
    sleep(rand(3))
    puts thread_num
  end
end

threads.each { |t| t.join }

--output:--
1
2
3
6
5
4
9
0
7
8


Read the first paragraph here:

http://rubylearning.com/satishtalim/ruby_threads.html

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