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Revision 1.117 / (download) - annotate - [select for diffs], Fri Apr 3 20:01:08 2015 UTC (3 weeks, 1 day ago) by rtr
Branch: MAIN
CVS Tags: nick-nhusb-base-20150406, HEAD
Changes since 1.116: +19 -1 lines
Diff to previous 1.116 (colored)

* change pr_bind to accept struct sockaddr * instead of struct mbuf *
* update protocol bind implementations to use/expect sockaddr *
  instead of mbuf *
* introduce sockaddr_big struct for storage of addr data passed via
  sys_bind; sockaddr_big is of sufficient size and alignment to
  accommodate all addr data sizes received.
* modify sys_bind to allocate sockaddr_big instead of using an mbuf.
* bump kernel version to 7.99.9 for change to pr_bind() parameter type.

Patch posted to tech-net@

The choice to use a new structure sockaddr_big has been retained since
changing sockaddr_storage size would lead to unnecessary ABI change. The
use of the new structure does not preclude future work that increases
the size of sockaddr_storage and at that time sockaddr_big may be
trivially replaced.

Tested by mrg@ and myself, discussed with rmind@, posted to tech-net@

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