Subject: Re: 0.0.0.0 Weirdness?
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
Date: 06/23/1998 12:36:01
>>> Has anyone else noticed that requests to 0.0.0.0 don't connect anymore?
>> That doesn't sound like a problem.
> ...but it is, in that it's a deviation from long-standing BSD tradition.
It's more than just `tradition'. This behaviour was specifically
advertised for many years.
I suspect that it broke with Thor's changes to hash local addresses.