Subject: Re: Eeeek! The U word in man4!
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Ty Sarna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/02/1994 00:27:51
In article <199412012129.QAA02136@baalperazim.frob.com>,
Roland McGrath <email@example.com> wrote:
> POSIX (.12?, I can't keep track any more--the draft the specifies
> sockets) has chosen the name `local domain' for the Unix socket
> domain, AF_LOCAL et al. I suggest NetBSD use this name and keep
> AF_UNIX as an alias for compatibility. (Of course, noone has
> suggested renaming `struct sockaddr_un' to sockaddr_lo or anything
> else annoying like that which would actually require code changes.)
It's in there(tm).
* Address families.
#define AF_UNSPEC 0 /* unspecified */
#define AF_LOCAL 1 /* local to host (pipes, portals) */
#define AF_UNIX AF_LOCAL /* backward compatibility */