quick question...

Marc Lehmann schmorp at schmorp.de
Thu Feb 12 14:38:17 CET 2009


On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 02:34:48PM +0100, Marc Lehmann <schmorp at schmorp.de> wrote:
> Which version of libev is this? You might be running into the broken vista
> tcp/ip stack there, or a firewall issue - on windows, libev has to create
> a tcp socket by connecting to a port bound to localhost for this to work
> (due to lack of both local sockets and socketpair).

(some more background info: this is how everybody seems to do it on
windows, including firefox, which however falls back to polling at 100hz
if it cannot create the socket, while libev will fail hard currently).

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