Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:31:09 +0300 From: Timo Teras <timo.teras@....fi> To: Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org> Cc: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Progress towards 1.1.4 On Mon, 21 Jul 2014 01:59:07 -0400 Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org> wrote: > - Solving the long-standing if_nameindex and getifaddrs lack of > support for unconfigured and v6-only interfaces. I understand that the big part of this is making the informed decision on whether or not to use netlink. My take is to use netlink, as the only argument against was that emulation layers do not support netlink. But IIRC, it was mentioned that emulation does not support any of the other APIs that would be needed to implement this. If considering my netlink patch, the biggest job is likely auditing the code. But I will be happy to do any changes requested. Thanks, Timo
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