Subject: Re: bi-directional pipes?
To: Jorgen Lundman <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/04/2003 19:30:56
On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 12:13:47PM +0900, Jorgen Lundman wrote:

 > The same socketpair Matthew Green pointed out is also (possibly) 
 > uni-directional?

IIRC, socketpair(2) is not unidirectional, but the socketpair-based
pipes frobbed the data structures internally to make it so.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>