Re: [BUG] Passing FDs over pipes

David S. Miller (
Thu, 14 May 1998 00:31:47 -0700

Date: Thu, 14 May 1998 17:24:58 +1000
From: Richard Gooch <Richard.Gooch@atnf.CSIRO.AU>

OK, I can see that making Unix sockets true VFS citizens is a job
for 2.3.x. But, more pressing for me, what about passing FDs over a
pipe? Is that easy enough to implement?

No and it isn't going to happen, at least for 2.2.x

David S. Miller

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