all options
jessie  ] [  stretch  ] [  buster  ] [  bullseye  ] [  sid  ]
[ Source: libsocket-getaddrinfo-perl  ]

Package: libsocket-getaddrinfo-perl (0.22-3)

Links for libsocket-getaddrinfo-perl


Debian Resources:

Download Source Package libsocket-getaddrinfo-perl:


External Resources:

Similar packages:

module implementing getaddrinfo and getnameinfo

Socket::GetAddrInfo provides a Perl implementation of the getaddrinfo and getnameinfo functions as described in RFC 2553. These functions are useful for converting between a pair of host name/service name and socket addresses, or vice versa.

This module uses underlying C code to do most of the work if possible, but can also fall back on some mostly-compatible emulation code written in Perl. This means that this module is a fairly portable implementation of these functions.

As of Perl version 5.14.0, Perl already supports `getaddrinfo' in core. On such a system, this module simply uses the functions provided by `Socket', and does not need to use its own compiled XS, or pure-perl legacy emulation.

As `Socket' in core now provides all the functions also provided by this module, it is likely this may be the last released version of this module. And code currently using this module would be advised to switch to using core `Socket' instead.

Tags: Software Development: Perl Development, Függvény-könyvtárak, Implemented in: implemented-in::c, implemented-in::perl, Role: Development Library, Shared Library

Other Packages Related to libsocket-getaddrinfo-perl

  • depends
  • recommends
  • suggests
  • enhances

Download libsocket-getaddrinfo-perl

Download for all available architectures
Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
all 38.4 kB88.0 kB [list of files]