Sendmsg, Recvmsg and Ancillary Data Operations

Edit Package perl-Socket-MsgHdr

Socket::MsgHdr provides advanced socket messaging operations via sendmsg and recvmsg. Like their C counterparts, these functions accept few parameters, instead stuffing a lot of information into a complex structure.

This structure describes the message sent or received (buf), the peer on the other end of the socket (name), and ancillary or so-called control information (cmsghdr). This ancillary data may be used for file descriptor passing, IPv6 operations, and a host of implemenation-specific extensions.

Source Files (show merged sources derived from linked package)
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Socket-MsgHdr-0.05.tar.gz 0000053326 52.1 KB
cpanspec.yml 0000000669 669 Bytes
perl-Socket-MsgHdr.changes 0000001444 1.41 KB
perl-Socket-MsgHdr.spec 0000002155 2.1 KB
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