[OpenIndiana-discuss] linux netlink support or replacement in Solaris/Illumos...???
carlsonj at workingcode.com
Tue Mar 25 14:05:30 UTC 2014
On 03/25/14 09:32, Hans J. Albertsson wrote:
> I think it is sort of doing something vaguely reminiscent of what rpc
> did in SunOS.
No. Netlink is for network interface and routing control. On Solaris,
you'd use a combination of ioctls (SIOC[SG]IF...) and BSD-style routing
Non-portable stuff on Linux is sort of par for the course. :-/
James Carlson 42.703N 71.076W <carlsonj at workingcode.com>
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