Subject: Re: IPv4 multicast set/getsockopt, specifying interface index
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 01/13/2001 13:44:41
>> the following patch uses 0.0.0.0/8 as 24bit interface index value.
>> on getsockopt(IP_MULTICAST_IF) it will return the value the user has
>> set. does it look right, or messy?
> a question remains to me - how can we identify a system with this
> feature, and a system without feature. this is messy...
another question, should we keep the old behavior 100% compatible
by assigning a new setsockopt number and keeping the old one
as IP_MULTICAST_OIF or whatever?