well so much for the 'raw sockets' theory.
What does the Apache error log say?
I don't know enough to make a judgment, but wile Googling to try to grpk what th eissue is -
this seemed to fit your case -http://www.phpfreaks.com/forums/index.p ... c=234427.0
are you hybridkiller, by any chance?http://www.phpfreaks.com/forums/index.p ... c=312186.0
just asking -
Is the porblem that it halts the script????
Although this is not my field of expertise - I am a real geek, and my best guess its a timing issue that needs a handler.
very interesting,,,http://webhome.csc.uvic.ca/~mcheng/rese ... erenga.pdf