Choosing Source Address to Bind Socket to in IMAP Client
rosuav at gmail.com
Tue Nov 20 22:47:55 CET 2012
On Wed, Nov 21, 2012 at 8:14 AM, <brintoul at controlledthinking.com> wrote:
> I have a multihomed machine that I would like to run the Python imaplib's IMAP4 client on. I would like to be able to specify which interface the underlying socket will bind to as its source address. How could I best do this?
You're referring to this function?
The docs suggest that you can simply pass it a parameter to specify
the address to bind to. (Note that you bind to addresses, not
interfaces. Figuring out which interface has which address is a
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