On Thu, 24 Oct 2002 kuznet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > tcp4 0 0 127.0.0.1.53 *.* LISTEN
> > tcp4 0 0 126.96.36.199.53 *.* LISTEN
> > tcp4 0 0 188.8.131.52.53 *.* LISTEN
> > tcp6 0 0 *.53 *.* LISTEN
> > Will this work too?
> The question follows: what the hell does it make this? What is special
> in ipv4 that it needs to bind to its addresses? With IPV6_V6ONLY connections
> to all the IPv4 addresses but listed ones will be refused. I guess it is
> not _that_ thing which bind expects.
I'm not sure I understand what you mean. Note that the last line is
tcp6 0 0 *.53 *.* LISTEN
So, I belive using IPV6_V6ONLY it should indeed work.
(The reasoning in Bind is that you can bind to addresses _only_ in IPv4
but you don't have to. It's done in these cases. For IPv6, it's
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