This issue tracker has been migrated to GitHub, and is currently read-only.
For more information, see the GitHub FAQs in the Python's Developer Guide.

Author baikie
Recipients baikie, neologix, vstinner
Date 2011-09-19.19:30:17
SpamBayes Score 3.66106e-07
Marked as misclassified No
Message-id <>
In-reply-to <>
On Sun 18 Sep 2011, Charles-François Natali wrote:
> > I had a look at this patch, and the FD passing looked OK, except
> > that calculating the buffer size with CMSG_SPACE() may allow more
> > than one file descriptor to be received, with the extra one going
> > unnoticed - it should use CMSG_LEN() instead
> > (the existing C implementation has the same problem, I see).
> I just checked, and the C version uses CMSG_SPACE() as the buffer size, but passes CMSG_LEN() to cmsg->cmsg_len and msg.msg_controllen. Or am I missing something?

Ah, no, you're right - that's fine.  Sorry for the false alarm.
Date User Action Args
2011-09-19 19:30:18baikiesetrecipients: + baikie, vstinner, neologix
2011-09-19 19:30:17baikielinkissue12981 messages
2011-09-19 19:30:17baikiecreate