lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:44:51 -0600
From:	Eduardo Silva <>
To:	Tobias Oberstein <>
Cc:	LKML <>
Subject: Re: SO_REUSEPORT and Unix domain sockets

> How can this be used for sockets of type AF_UNIX?
> I can only get it working with TCP sockets, not Unix domain sockets.
> When using TCP, the incoming clients will get nicely balanced to all
> processes listening. With Unix domain sockets, the incoming clients all get
> connected only to the last started process.
> The test code (Python) I was trying is here:
> Any hints appreciated,
> /Tobias

Looking at the original patch looks like the implementation is only
done for TCP and UDP:

UNIX domain sockets use the file system as the address name space, so
SO_REUSEPORT would not be applicable.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists