SOCK_PACKET

Chris Faylor cgf@cygnus.com
Sun Jul 2 17:49:00 GMT 2000


On Sun, Jul 02, 2000 at 06:39:27PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>Chris Faylor wrote:
>> 
>> On Sun, Jul 02, 2000 at 02:36:56PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> >Does anybody know why cygwin/socket.h contains a define for
>> >SOCK_PACKET while that socket type isn't supported by windows?
>> >I'm under the impression it's only copied from Linux.
>> >
>> >Shouldn't we erase that?
>> 
>> If we don't support it, then, yes, it should be erased.  Can you
>> figure out where it came from?
>> 
>> If you do a 'cvs annotate' on cygwin/socket.h in Cygnus's winsup
>> repository it should tell you who added that line.
>
>It's pretty old. It's already part of the base import to cvs
>as of 17-Feb-2000.

I'm talking about Cygnus's winsup repository.  That should go back
to 1996.

cgf


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