[ntp:questions] Creating a socket per address in the ifnet list

George Ross gdmr at inf.ed.ac.uk
Thu Aug 26 08:14:58 UTC 2010


> a. Why is a socket being created/maintained for each element/address
> in the ifnet list?
> b. Is n't it possible to handle all the packets with WILD CARD
> sockets?

RFC 1122 4.1.3.5, probably.
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