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Re: How to send UDP broadcast to 255.255.255.255?
On 2009-06-16, Gary Thomas <email@example.com> wrote:
> Grant Edwards wrote:
>> On 2009-06-16, Jay Foster <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> You can try the following patch that someone added to my local source. It
>>> adds a CDL option (CYGOPT_NET_INET_FORCE_DIRECTED_BROADCAST) to modify this
>>> behavior (the default being the same behavior you have now). Sorry it isn't
>>> in "patch" format, but it is straight forward. What is not shown here is
>>> configuring this option to '0' in your applications .ecm or template file.
>> Thanks. I'll have to check to see if the need for the feature
>> is significant enough to justify forking the network stack
>> (something I'm pretty ruluctant to do).
> If this works and is useful to you, we can just check it in.
> After all, it's controlled by CDL, so the default behaviour
> will remain the same.
Cool. I'll check to see if it's something we still need to do.
Grant Edwards grante Yow! I smell like a wet
at reducing clinic on Columbus
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