Thank you for your patch! I'm going to convert it into loadable patch for most of recent SBCL versions and ship with usocket. Once it's good enough and proved to work, I'll send them to SBCL dev team and let them to consider if IPv6 should be supported officially.
On 24/giu/2013, at 16:45, Jan Moringen <jmoringe@...> wrote:
> On Mon, 2013-06-24 at 15:20 +0800, Chun Tian (binghe) wrote:
>> 4. Write patches for SBCL and CCL to support IPv6 directly on their exist network interfaces. The purpose is to make unmodified SBCL/CCL working directly with my patches to get the ability to support IPv6 with their exist interfaces. Platforms with such modifications should have :usocket-ipv6 in their *features*.
> I once started to write the attached patch for SBCL but then heard some
> talk about replacing SBCL's stream machinery with iolib and stopped
> working on that (not sure whether I remember "hearing" that correctly).
> But anyway, maybe you have some use for the patch. I managed creating
> IPv6 connections with it, but the patch is obviously far from finished.
> It may contain little code fragments from iolib.
> Kind regards,