Subject: Re: Again, open() on unix domain sockets... one alternative
To: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 09/25/1997 14:13:22
Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Note that because of the 104 character pathname limit on unix domain
> sockets (is this really a hard limit, still?) it can be difficult to
> use this interface to access a socket buried in the filesystem.
Current actual limit is 253 character long, since sun_len is u_char
which is 8 bit width (total socket length is limited to 255, and two
byte is consumed length itself and family).