python broadcast socket
grante at visi.com
Thu Jun 30 02:20:28 CEST 2005
On 2005-06-29, Jp Calderone <exarkun at divmod.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Jun 2005 00:13:45 +0200, Irmen de Jong <irmen.nospam at xs4all.nl> wrote:
>>Grant Edwards wrote:
>>> Under Linux, you need to be root to send a broadcase packet.
>>I don't think this is true.
> I think you're right. I believe you just need to set the broadcast SOL_SOCKET option.
Ah. Right. The problem I was remembering was sending a
broadcast packet using PF_PACKET/SOCK_RAW. It's the PF_PACKET
that required root privlidges. Sorry about that.
Grant Edwards grante Yow! ... I think I'd
at better go back to my
visi.com DESK and toy with a few
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