Rainbow and P_NET
bert at freudenbergs.de
Mon Mar 17 17:55:51 EDT 2008
On Mar 17, 2008, at 18:10 , Michael Stone wrote:
> It's still in early prototyping so there's substantial flexibility to
> adapt it to do what we need.
> At present, sys_disablenetwork() disables calls to socket(),
> bind(), and sendmsg() for address families other than AF_UNIX. (I.e.
> unix sockets should still work and everything else should return
> I'm _think_ I could get it to allow AF_INET and AF_INET6 connections
> localhost without much trouble if this would be valuable to folks.
> (As I
> understand, the primary use case is to write local networking code
> will function identically on both Windows and *nix).
Well, it makes porting older code a lot simpler. And writing cross-
platform code, too, indeed.
- Bert -
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