Issue with socket SO_REUSEADDR when a client is connected.

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Mon Jan 31 20:00:00 GMT 2011

On 1/31/2011 11:12 AM, jdzstz - gmail dot com wrote:
>> The Cygwin workaround to fix the WinSock SO_REUSEADDR behaviour from
>> back in 2006 was not so nifty after all.  I just fixed that in CVS.  I'm
>> going to generate a new developer snapshot right now.  Should be up in a
>> couple of minutes.
> Using cygwin snapshot, the testcase and varnishtest program works fine.
> This bugfix will be included in cygwin 1.7.8 ?

Snapshots are the basis for the coming release so yes.

> There is any estimated release date for cygwin 1.7.8?


...Oh, you wanted to know what that estimate is? ;-)  Currently the thought is
sometime in early February.



A: Yes.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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