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On Sat, 17 Jun 2017, Rical Jasan wrote:
> On 06/16/2017 08:46 AM, Phil Blundell wrote:
> > getaddrinfo_a() doesn't appear to be part of any
> > standard, and it also isn't documented in the glibc manual
> sockets.texi is pretty out-of-date (to be nice). It's hard to try and
> write networking code using the glibc manual because so much of what you
> see in use isn't in there anywhere. I started working on getaddrinfo,
> sockaddr_storage, etc., a while back, and have a few patches laying
> around somewhere I need to dust off, but anything substantial with the
> chapter is likely in the 2.27-2.28 timeline for me, unless someone else
> gets to it first.
Note the undocumentedness of getaddrinfo / getnameinfo is bug 17202 (I'm
sure there's a lot more undocumented than there are open bugs for,
Joseph S. Myers