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Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2015 21:04:51 -0400
From: Rich Felker <>
Subject: Re: getaddrinfo and null args

On Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 01:40:13PM +0200, Julien Ramseier wrote:
> Hello,
> According to
> "The nodename and servname arguments are either null pointers or pointers
>  to null-terminated strings. One or both of these two arguments shall be supplied 
> by the application as a non-null pointer. "
> Neither nodename nor servname were supplied. At least one of these shall be supplied."
> getaddrinfo() currently accepts both nodename and servname being null.
> Following patch fixes the problem:

Thanks! Committed with minor changes for preferred style in musl.


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