Any reason to keep the socks* modules?

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Tue Nov 23 15:44:59 CET 2004


There are four unsupported and undocumented modules in kernel:

socks5.erl
socks5_auth.erl
socks5_tcp.erl
socks5_udp.erl

We are thinking about removing them in the next patch for the
kernel application and from R10B-2.

The reason is that there is at least one bug (found by Dialyzer),
and probably many more.

Does anyone have a good reason for keeping them? Does anyone
actually use them?

/Bjorn
-- 
Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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