[RC5] Show Number of Packets Fetched

Chris Jones chris at chris-j.net
Tue Jul 1 19:56:31 EDT 2003


> I already remember from the "running" messages (when the most 
> recent packet was completed) how many packets were in my 
> in-queue. And I know what my fetch threshold is.  So by 
> simple arithmetic I know how many packets OUGHT to have been 
> fetched.  But I would like confirmation of how many packets 
> were ACTUALLY fetched. [As it is, I have to look at the 
> byte-size of my buff-in.ogr file to determine if my in-queue 
> has been filled as expected.]
> 
> Because I manually dial-up, and manually initiate the fetch,
> I *would* like to know if for some reason (e.g., connection
> errors) I were left without the "cushion" of a full in-queue.

The client would show you if you had any problems retrieving packets. 

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Chris Jones
fiddles at distributed.net
chris at chris-j.net



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