Send data to multiple sockets using pipes, tee() and splice()

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http://stackoverflow.com – I'm duplicating a "master" pipe with tee() to write to multiple sockets using splice(). Naturally these pipes will get emptied at different rates depending on how much I can splice() to the destination sockets. So when I next go to add data to the "master" pipe and then tee() it again, I may have a situation where I can write 64KB to the pipe but only tee 4KB to one of the "slave" pipes. I'm guessing then that if I splice() all of the "master" pipe to the socket, I will never be able to tee() the remaining 60KB to that slave pipe. Is that true? I guess I can keep track of a tee_offset (startin (HowTos)