Subject: Re: rfc2553 support on non-IPv6 systems?
To: Georg Schwarz <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/03/2005 12:54:15
On Thu, Mar 03, 2005 at 12:45:08PM +0100, Georg Schwarz wrote:
> > Using getaddrinfo() on IPv4-only legacy systems will not do harm - it will
> if it is supported.

If available getaddrinfo() should always be used, no matter what value
USE_INET6 has. It offers a lot of benefits for alignement critical

IMHO the configure script in question should be patched to auto-detect
getaddrinfo() and use it when available - and not when passed some stupid