Subject: Re: IPv4-mapped IPv6 IP bind()ing problems...
To: icmps <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/06/2003 22:54:04
On Thu, Mar 06, 2003 at 04:42:20PM -0500, icmps wrote:

> is this the source of my problems? I'm just curious as to why I cannot
> bind a IPv4-mapped IPv6 IP since it works fine on other OSes... am I
> doing something wrong?

"This behaviour is by design"

There is a sysctl which you can use to get the old behaviour back (sorry,
can't remember the name)

> By the way, for the connect() thing above, I figured it was a bug and
> filed PR kern/20559 - if this is invalid, feel free to close it.

I think they are valid.