Thanks to all for the testing so far.

Gert Doering wrote:
> WARNING: the operating system that you are using does not
> appear to support either the getpeereid() API nor the
> SO_PEERCRED getsockopt()

> out of curiousity: who *does* support this, if not the BSDs? Or is it
> just NetBSD that can't do it yet?

From the surveys[1] sent so far: OpenBSD, FreeBSD and Cygwin have

Linux has SO_PEERCRED but I'm not sure which others do (configure doesn't
write that into config.h so I don't have much data for that.

[1] see INSTALL for details on sending surveys. They help answer
questions like this one :-)

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