Subject: Re: telnet 0: No address associated with hostname
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Herb Peyerl <email@example.com>
Date: 08/01/2000 04:47:38
Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 29, 2000 at 05:15:18AM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> > In 1.5_ALPHA, neither '0' nor '127.1' work as IP numbers, whereas
> > '0.0.0.0' and '127.0.0.1' work. What's the idea behind this?
> This must be an artifact of getnameinfo() (which is now being used
> instead of gethostbyname()).
fwiw, this has been a source of minor irritation for me. I habitually
do stuff like "telnet 0 80" to check out a web-server or whatever..