AF_UNIX comes to Windows

added by Paul Wheeler
12/20/2017 1:57:58 PM

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Introduction: Beginning in Insider Build 17063, you'll be able to use the unix socket (AF_UNIX) address family on Windows to communicate between Win32 processes. Unix sockets allow inter-process communication (IPC) between processes on the same machine. Overview: Support for the unix socket has existed both in BSD and Linux for the longest time, but, not...


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