[ovs-git] [openvswitch/ovs] 14347f: stream-unix: Give accepted sockets distinct names ...
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Author: Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org>
Date: 2017-12-08 (Fri, 08 Dec 2017)
stream-unix: Give accepted sockets distinct names for log messages.
At least on Linux, when process A connects to process B over a Unix
domain socket, unless process A bound its socket to a name before
it made the connection, process B gets an empty peer name. Until
now, OVS has just reported the name of the connection as "unix".
This is not meaningful, of course. I do not know of a good general
solution to this problem, but this commit attempts a step in the
right direction by at least giving each connection of this kind a
number: "unix#1", "unix#2", and so on. That way, in log messages
one can at least see which messages are related to a particular
Signed-off-by: Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org>
Acked-by: Justin Pettit <jpettit at ovn.org>
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