socket on cygwin python

Jason Tishler jason at
Mon Jun 25 18:49:10 CEST 2007

On Mon, Jun 25, 2007 at 01:53:18PM +0100, Michael Hoffman wrote:
> bacon.chao at wrote:
> > I've installed cygwin with latest python 2.5.1, but it seems that the
> > socket lib file do NOT support IPv6(cygwin\lib\python2.5\lib-dynload
> > \_socket.dll), what can I do if I want to use IPv6?
> I don't think Cygwin supports IPv6.

That was my impression too and seems to be substantiated by the


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