Re: [BUG] Passing FDs over pipes

David S. Miller (
Thu, 14 May 1998 00:42:48 -0700

Date: Thu, 14 May 1998 17:39:00 +1000
From: Richard Gooch <Richard.Gooch@atnf.CSIRO.AU>

David S. Miller writes:
> No and it isn't going to happen, at least for 2.2.x

OK, I'll wait and hope for 2.3.x. Pity: it gives Solaris2 and IRIX a
leg up :-(

Use UNIX sockets then, just like everybody else who needs to pass FD's
around over a connection endpoint between two UNIX processes. Whats
so wrong with that?

David S. Miller

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