Net_Socket::getStatus() – retrieve information about a connection


require_once 'Net/Socket.php';

array Net_Socket::getStatus ( )


Returns information about an existing socket resource.

Return value

array - the data as array or a PEAR_Error

The content of the array is:

  • boolean 'timed_out' - the socket timed out waiting for data

  • boolean 'blocked' - blocking mode

  • boolean 'eof' - indicates EOF event

  • integer 'unread_bytes' - number of bytes left in the socket buffer


Possible PEAR_Error values
Error code Error message Reason Solution
NULL "not connected" There is no open connection. You must establish a connection before ( Net_Socket::connect()).


This function can not be called statically.

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