[zeromq-dev] IPC on Windows

Pieter Hintjens ph at imatix.com
Tue Mar 1 00:22:25 CET 2011

Hi Jose,

Some folk have started to look at making IPC work on Windows but there
is nothing working yet.


On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 3:40 PM, jose simas <josesimas at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> The documentation for zmq_ipc(7) says: "The inter-process transport is
> currently only implemented on operating systems that provide UNIX
> domain sockets.". Does this mean that it is not implemented in
> Windows? If so, are there any plans to support this platform for IPC?
> I am asking this because I am able to use zeromq with sockets and
> inproc but I get a "Protocol not supported" exception when I call
> sock.Bind(@"ipc://named_file").
> I am using clrzmq 1.0 with zeromq-2.1.1. and c# 4.0 on Windows 7.
> Cheers,
> Jose
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