Masahiro Nagano

NAME

POSIX::getpeername - provides getpeername(2)

SYNOPSIS

    use POSIX::getpeername;
    use Socket;

    my $ret = POSIX::getpeername::_getpeername($fd, my $addr);
    die $! if $ret < 0;
    my ($peer_port, $peer_iaddr) = sockaddr_in($addr);
    

DESCRIPTION

POSIX::getpeername provides getpeername(2). perl's core getpeername needs a open file handle. POSIX::getpeername allows you to get peername from sockfd.

RETURN VALUES

The _getpeername() function returns the value 0 if successful; otherwise the value -1 is returned and set errno to $!

SEE ALSO

POSIX::Socket, Socket

LICENSE

Copyright (C) Masahiro Nagano.

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

AUTHOR

Masahiro Nagano <kazeburo@gmail.com>




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