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Date:   Wed, 6 May 2020 00:00:25 -0700
From:   Martin KaFai Lau <>
To:     Stanislav Fomichev <>
CC:     <>, <>,
        <>, <>, <>,
        Andrey Ignatov <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH bpf-next v2 1/5] selftests/bpf: generalize helpers to
 control background listener

On Tue, May 05, 2020 at 01:27:26PM -0700, Stanislav Fomichev wrote:
> Move the following routines that let us start a background listener
> thread and connect to a server by fd to the test_prog:
> * start_server_thread - start background INADDR_ANY thread
> * stop_server_thread - stop the thread
> * connect_to_fd - connect to the server identified by fd
> These will be used in the next commit.
The refactoring itself looks fine.

If I read it correctly, it is a simple connect() test.
I am not sure a thread is even needed.  accept() is also unnecessary.
Can all be done in one thread?

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