[AVShutko@mail.khstu.ru: Re: BUG in sendto() function]

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Wed Oct 10 04:26:00 GMT 2001

On Wed, Oct 10, 2001 at 11:10:03AM +0400, egor duda wrote:
> Hi!
> Wednesday, 10 October, 2001 Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com wrote:
> <test.cpp>
> [...]
> CF> It contains a relatively simple test case that Alexandr says fails.
> God bless users who send simple testcases. it takes me no more than 5
> minutes to see what's wrong.
> CF> ... I was wondering if you could verify if this should work since
> CF> it deals with unix-domain sockets. 
> yes, it should work, testcase is correct. but i doubt it _ever_ worked
> in cygwin. the problem is not with socket. socket is ok. but sendto()
> gets dest_addr parameter of type 'struct sockaddr'. we pass this
> parameter to WSASendTo() as is, and it works ok while this sockaddr is
> of AF_INET family, which WSASendTo() supports. but in this example
> it's AF_UNIX. unfortunately, right now I can't propose any solution
> except "you can't do that" :(
> Egor.            mailto:deo@logos-m.ru ICQ 5165414 FidoNet 2:5020/496.19

Could you communicate that in the related thread on the cygwin list?


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