james hopper wrote:

> AdaSockets (http://www.rfc1149.net/devel/adasockets), and gnat has
> gnat.sockets (g-socket.ad[sb]).  I have used both to communicate over
> net between computers.  i found that the gnat version of sockets is
> really slow compared to the adasockets stuff.

Maybe this is about buffering, mean gnat sockets are unbuffered and you
need to do your own buffering if you read data in many pieces? Just a