[MPlayer-cvslog] r36356 - trunk/stream/tcp.c

al subversion at mplayerhq.hu
Fri Jul 12 00:08:33 CEST 2013

Author: al
Date: Fri Jul 12 00:08:33 2013
New Revision: 36356

stream/tcp: Check that host object has the right AF before connect

Avoid trying bogus IPv6 adresses on systems that only
have gethostbyname function. Currently we would copy the
IPv4 address into the first part of the IPv6 and then try
to connect to that. The connection attempt can take a long

Tested-by: Erik Auerswald >auerswal unix-ag uni-kl de<
Patch-by: >aplattner nvidia com<


Modified: trunk/stream/tcp.c
--- trunk/stream/tcp.c	Thu Jul 11 17:27:32 2013	(r36355)
+++ trunk/stream/tcp.c	Fri Jul 12 00:08:33 2013	(r36356)
@@ -160,6 +160,8 @@ connect2Server_with_af(char *host, int p
 			return TCP_ERROR_FATAL;
+		if (af != hp->h_addrtype) return TCP_ERROR_FATAL;
 		memcpy( our_s_addr, hp->h_addr_list[0], hp->h_length );

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