[PATCH 0/1] Recognizing native Windows AF_UNIX sockets

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Mon Feb 1 09:54:58 GMT 2021


On Jan 30 11:34, Ken Brown via Cygwin-patches wrote:
> This patch attempts to fix the problem reported here:
> 
>   https://cygwin.com/pipermail/cygwin/2020-September/246362.html
> 
> See also the followup here:
> 
>   https://cygwin.com/pipermail/cygwin/2021-January/247666.html
> 
> The problem, briefly, is that on certain recent versions of Windows
> 10, including 2004 but not 1909, native Windows AF_UNIX sockets are
> represented by reparse points that Cygwin doesn't recognize.  As a
> result, tools like 'ls' and 'rm' don't work.

LGTM, please push.


Thanks,
Corinna


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