Re: bidirectional named pipe?

From: Chris Wedgwood (
Date: Sat Feb 10 2001 - 00:12:46 EST

On Thu, Feb 08, 2001 at 03:10:08PM -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:

    I would really like it if open() on a socket would be the same
    thing to connect to a socket as a client. I don't think it's a
    good idea to do that for the server side, though, since it would
    have to know about accept() anyway.

things like this (non-portable hacks) belong in libc surely?

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