[zeromq-dev] Getting connection info from pipe_t?

Ian Barber ian.barber at gmail.com
Sat Nov 17 19:05:19 CET 2012

On Sat, Nov 17, 2012 at 5:59 PM, Merijn Verstraaten
<merijn at inconsistent.nl>wrote:

> I'm playing around with the ZMQ source and had a question. The socket
> implementations all read incoming messages from the pipe_t connected to it,
> but as far as I can see there is no way to identify the endpoint (IP+port
> or similar) associated with a pipe. Is it not possible to retrieve this
> information? If so, why not? If it is possible, how?

It is not, for reasoning it goes to the principles of ZeroMQ, for which
check out the guide: http://zguide.zeromq.org/page:all. You can set an
identity on a connection though, which may be the kind of thing you're
looking for.

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