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    SubjectRe: Linux-2.0.32..
    Yeah I ran into this one while hacking on an alternate security model for
    apache ... it is fixed in at least 2.1.29. In my case it was TCP and I
    needed to know the local address for a socket which had been opened by
    another program. When it's bound to INADDR_ANY, 2.0.x returns
    ... which is somewhat wrong.


    On Tue, 18 Nov 1997, Olaf Titz wrote:

    > > It also changes the behaviour of some stuff and may break some obscure kernel
    > > things. I think not for 2.0.x but if the misbehaviour is in 2.1.x let me know
    > I had reported the problem a few months ago and was told that it was
    > already gone from 2.1. Didn't check myself though.
    > > Oh and plenty of folks run linux socks5 so I would assume theres a small user
    > > space mode
    > It breaks UDP with socks5, TCP is not affected. Since most applications
    > don't use UDP, it may well have gone unnoticed. The problem is that
    > with the bug it is impossible to tell from user space whether a socket
    > is unbound or bound to (other than tracking the socket(2)
    > call, which libsocks5 doesn't do).
    > olaf

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