Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 19:21:47 +0300 From: Dmitry Samersoff <dms@...ersoff.net> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com, Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org>, Alexander Scherbatiy <alexander.scherbatiy@...l-sw.com> Subject: Re: getaddrinfo(3) with AI_V4MAPPED and AI_ALL flags Hello Rich, I'm not sure that mapping of INADDR_ANY (0.0.0.0) and return of ::ffff:0.0.0.0' has any sense. Should it be filtered out on musl level? -Dmitry On 30.07.2020 19:00, Rich Felker wrote: > On Thu, Jul 30, 2020 at 06:20:36PM +0300, Alexander Scherbatiy wrote: >> >> glibc getaddrinfo(3) function uses /etc/gai.conf file to sort >> addrinfo results. >> does musl getaddrinfo(3) implementations allows to configure the >> results order? > > Presently no, and there doesn't seem to have been a lot of demand for > it, though there was at least one other request. IIRC I asked about > the motivation since normally the default sorting should do the right > thing, and I believe it was for the sake of overriding for some sites > with broken IPv6 connectivity. If you have other use cases in mind it > would be good to mention them to help document that this is a feature > that makes sense to consider adding. > > Rich >
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