Subject: Re: getifaddrs(3)
To: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 05/16/2003 15:15:12
On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 12:22:32PM -0700, Bill Studenmund wrote:
| On Thu, 15 May 2003, Martin Husemann wrote:
| > On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 10:39:31AM -0700, Bill Studenmund wrote:
| > > Even for host tools?
| > Probably not. (And I can't spot any host tool that would be able to make
| > use of it at first sight)
| I don't think there should be any, but I think it's safest to just say,
| "except for host tools." :-) That way it's the responsibility of the
| changer to make sure it's not a host tool.
We can always provide a tools/compat implementation of getifaddrs(3)...
It would certainly be more portable than the myriad methods of
determining available interfaces that exist before conversion to