Subject: Re: Routing socket RTM_GET handling is broken
To: Tom Ivar Helbekkmo <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/18/2004 10:00:47
On Mon, Oct 18, 2004 at 09:50:53AM +0200, Tom Ivar Helbekkmo wrote:
> The code to do the work is present in rtsock.c, but sanity checking of
> the request message prevents it from being invoked.  I've modified my
> rtsock.c locally like this:

Please file a PR with this patch. If you want to discuss it, tech-net would
be a better place to do so ;-)

Not claiming to understand RTM_GET - couldn't this be replaced with a
getaddrinfo(3) call? The whole routing socket mess is just disgusting, IMHO.