Subject: Re: inet_ntop() prototype question
To: Christoph Kaegi <>
From: Quentin Garnier <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/07/2003 09:47:05
Le Mon, 7 Apr 2003 09:40:09 +0200
Christoph Kaegi a ecrit :
> I'm not sure, if this is the appropriate forum, but
> why is the last parameter of inet_ntop of type socklen_t?
> Stevens has it as size_t, which would make more sense for
> me, as it should specify the length of the buffer in which
> inet_ntop will put an address in presentation format.

This is correct.

Quentin Garnier -
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