On 2006.10.20 at 11:49:39 +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> > I'm not an expert on Win32 tcpip history and cannot tell whether it is
> > problem of my mingw32 runtime headers or something also.

>
> ws2tcpip.h is incompatible with winsock.h since winsock.h is only meant
> for supporting old Winsock 1.1 applications. A "modern" Winsock 2
> application should include winsock2.h and ws2tcpip.h.


So, it is line 455 in e_os.h which is offending, not line 278?

> And here's another problem. The functions getaddrinfo, getnameinfo and
> freeaddrinfo are only exported by ws2_32.dll beginning with Windows XP.
> There's an earlier implementation for Windows 2000 which is exported by
> a DLL called wship6.dll. There's no v6 for 9x or NT4. Consequentially,
> on native Windows (not Cygwin) the functions should not be linked
> against, but instead corresponding function pointers should be loaded at
> runtime from either ws2_32.dll or wship6.dll using
> LoadLibrary/GetProcAddress.


So, use IPV6 on native windows requires considerable changes anyway?

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