[erlang-patches] [PATCH] epmd: support IPv6 node registration

Michael Santos <>
Sat Nov 3 15:49:56 CET 2012


On Tue, Aug 07, 2012 at 07:13:58PM -0400, Michael Santos wrote:
> Allow IPv6 nodes to register with and query epmd. On systems with
> IPv6 support:
> 
> * epmd listens on the IPv4 and IPv6 ANY or loopback sockets
> 
> * the epmd cli client connects to epmd using the IPv6 loopback
> 
> * distributed nodes started with "-proto_dist inet6_tcp" will register
>   with epmd over IPv6

ping! (or should that be ICMP6_ECHO_REQUEST ...)

> ---
>  erts/doc/src/epmd.xml             |    2 +-
>  erts/doc/src/erl.xml              |   22 +++++
>  erts/epmd/src/epmd.c              |    6 +-
>  erts/epmd/src/epmd_cli.c          |   11 ++-
>  erts/epmd/src/epmd_int.h          |   37 ++++----
>  erts/epmd/src/epmd_srv.c          |  184 +++++++++++++++++++++++++------------
>  erts/epmd/test/epmd_SUITE.erl     |   33 ++++++-
>  lib/kernel/src/erl_epmd.erl       |   18 ++--
>  lib/kernel/src/inet6_tcp_dist.erl |    2 +-
>  9 files changed, 222 insertions(+), 93 deletions(-)


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