Re: open() on sockets (was: Linux 2.4.0-test1ac7)

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Sun Jun 04 2000 - 20:18:24 EST

Alan Cox wrote:
> 1. What are the semantics ?

The same as connect() on the same socket.

> 2. A few things assume socket opens fail so they dont test when opening for
> sockets
> 3. Lots of the rest of the kernel assumes it cant happen


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