LOCAL_CREDS and unix domain sockets
v.velox at vvelox.net
Tue Feb 5 12:30:17 PST 2008
On Tue, 5 Feb 2008 13:21:10 -0200
Fernando Schapachnik <fschapachnik at mecon.gov.ar> wrote:
> En un mensaje anterior, Zane C.B. escribió:
> > With unix domain sockets, unix(4), are LOCAL_CREDS actually
> > supported or not?
> > I've been trying to fetch this from within a Perl script
> > using 'my $local_creds=$some_connection->sockopt(LOCAL_CREDS)',
> > but all I keep getting is a undefined variable in return, as if
> > fetching it is not supported.
> Maybe LOCAL_CREDS is not defined. Maybe LOCAL_CREDS() (perl
> notation for constants) works?
Hmm, that turns out to be the point. I've checked and it is not
I think my understanding if when I originally posted the email was
wrong as well. I need to set the socket option LOCAL_CREDS and fetch
them using recvmsg.
Can some one please verify my understanding of this is right?
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