[zeromq-dev] zmq and abstract unix domain sockets

Samuel Tardieu sam at rfc1149.net
Wed Dec 8 09:24:47 CET 2010

2010/12/8 Martin Sustrik <sustrik at 250bpm.com>

> We could switch to standard POSIX-style addresses -- addr_zmq structure
> containing fixed buffer and length -- however, that is an backward
> incompatible change and cannot be done before major version number bump
> (3.0).

It could also be introduced as extra bind*/connect* functions (bind_addr()
and connect_addr() maybe). The current URI form is very pleasant to use, and
compared to C sockets I can tell that my students much prefer the ZMQ
notation, and this would not break the existing API in any way.

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