Re: raw socket bind problem

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Subject: Re: raw socket bind problem
Posted by:  Madhur Ahuja (…
Date: Sat, 2 Oct 2004

Sherman <aldernetwor…> wrote:
> I got a problem in binding a raw socket to local tcp port.
> The following is the code snippet and it return ERROR
> after bind() call? Anybody has any idea? Thanks,

Most probably check that port you are binding to is not already in
listening state i.e. used by some other process. Use *netstat -an*.

Or if you are using Windows, I think, you may not connect to <1024 ports
under *non Administrator* login. Although I am not sure about this.

Madhur Ahuja [madhur<underscore>ahuja<at>yahoo<dot>com]




In response to

raw socket bind problem posted by Sherman on 30 Sep 2004