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From "Garrett Rooney" <roo...@electricjellyfish.net>
Subject Re: Problems with apr_socket_recvfrom() implementation in sendrecv.c (in the network_io component of APR)
Date Mon, 21 Aug 2006 14:43:56 GMT
On 8/20/06, Norman Tuttle <nltuttle@gmail.com> wrote:

> However, as I was evaluating using UDP via the APR library, I noticed that
> my version of the library function apr_socket_recvfrom(), as found in both
> the Linux/Unix and Win32 versions, did not correctly fill in the values of
> the structure that was passed to it after the appropriate operating
> system-based system call for recvfrom() was made. At that point, I realized
> that I had an older version of the library from when I last used APR
> professionally in 2003, so I checked out the lastest version from SVN. Even
> this version only fills in the port number but NOT THE IP ADDRESS.
> Therefore, we still need a bug fix to get this function working the way it
> is supposed to, and fill in the IP address as well.
> I could work on this fix, unless someone else volunteers. I can also test
> that it works under Linux and Windows (and possibly under Solaris, since I
> have access to such a system). The catch is that it would have to be done
> non-business hours, since my official work directive is not to use APR, even
> though I have an earlier version set up there. So depending on the feedback
> generated, I can work on this or not, on my spare time.

If you could send a patch to correct the problem I'd be happy to
review and commit it.


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