Summary: Shuts down a socket for receiving, sending, or both
PHP 5Related methods: none
bool socket_shutdown(resource $socket[, int $how = 2])
The socket_shutdown() function allows you to stop incoming, outgoing or all data (the default) from being sent through the
The associated buffer, or buffers, may or may not be emptied.
TRUE on success or
FALSE on failure.
- resource $socket: A valid socket resource created with socket_create().
- int $how [ = 2]: The value of
howcan be one of the following:
possible values for
0 Shutdown socket reading 1 Shutdown socket writing 2 Shutdown socket reading and writing
- The associated buffer, or buffers, may or may not be emptied.