[Bridge] [PATCH] Allow bridge-utils to run when no TCP/IP is available

Alon Bar-Lev alon.barlev at gmail.com
Mon Oct 29 05:08:37 PDT 2007


This simple patch create AF_LOCAL socket instead of AF_INET so if TCP/IP
is not linked into kernel it still works.

Signed-off-by: Alon Bar-Lev <alon.barlev at gmail.com>

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diff -urNp bridge-utils-1.2.org/libbridge/libbridge_init.c bridge-utils-1.2/libbridge/libbridge_init.c
--- bridge-utils-1.2.org/libbridge/libbridge_init.c	2006-09-09 08:30:31.000000000 +0300
+++ bridge-utils-1.2/libbridge/libbridge_init.c	2007-10-30 05:11:10.000000000 +0200
@@ -32,7 +32,7 @@ int br_socket_fd = -1;
 
 int br_init(void)
 {
-	if ((br_socket_fd = socket(AF_INET, SOCK_STREAM, 0)) < 0)
+	if ((br_socket_fd = socket(AF_LOCAL, SOCK_STREAM, 0)) < 0)
 		return errno;
 	return 0;
 }


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