Ticket #1955 (closed bug: fixed)

Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

socket broken on Windows

Reported by: fperrad Owned by: nwellnhof
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: core Version: 2.11.0
Severity: high Keywords:
Cc: Language:
Patch status: Platform: win32


the following code fails on Windows

.include 'socket.pasm'

.sub 'main' :main
    .local pmc sock, addr
    sock = new 'Socket'
    addr = sock.'sockaddr'('www.parrot.org', 80)
    say "ok"

with the output:

gethostbyname failure [www.parrot.org]

Change History

Changed 6 years ago by nwellnhof

  • status changed from new to assigned
  • owner set to nwellnhof
  • component changed from none to core

I just realized that, too. Has this ever worked?

It seems that we should use AF_INET instead of PF_INET on Win32. I'm going to address this in the nwellnhof/platform_src branch.

Changed 6 years ago by fperrad

It is a regression.

git bisect good
fb486758f15667a782b89fc06039c40d52e50ac0 is the first bad commit
commit fb486758f15667a782b89fc06039c40d52e50ac0
Author: Nick Wellnhofer <wellnhofer@aevum.de>
Date:   Sat Jan 8 01:13:20 2011 +0100

    [io] Unify stdhandle init code

Changed 6 years ago by nwellnhof

2511592 should hopefully fix this, but I couldn't test it.

Changed 6 years ago by whiteknight

I just tested this program on 64bit Windows 7, and it works fine. I'm comfortable closing this, but we might want another data point to confirm (fperrad?).

Changed 6 years ago by fperrad

  • status changed from assigned to closed
  • resolution set to fixed

fixed with RELEASE_2_11_0-1111-g2511592. see  http://smolder.parrot.org/app/projects/report_details/2684

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