[Mono-bugs] [Bug 75351][Maj] Changed - UDP Socket does not receive broadcast UDP packets

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Changed by will at memefeeder.com.


--- shadow/75351	2005-09-21 03:01:40.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/75351.tmp.24709	2005-11-03 17:30:07.000000000 -0500
@@ -1,13 +1,13 @@
 Bug#: 75351
 Product: Mono: Class Libraries
 Version: 1.1
 OS: GNU/Linux [Other]
 OS Details: Gentoo 2005.0 running mono 1.1.7
-Status: RESOLVED   
-Resolution: FIXED
+Status: REOPENED   
 Severity: Unknown
 Priority: Major
 Component: System
 AssignedTo: gonzalo at ximian.com                            
 ReportedBy: will at memefeeder.com               
 QAContact: mono-bugs at ximian.com
@@ -117,6 +117,16 @@
 IPEndPoint myEP = new
 IPEndPoint(Dns.Resolve(Dns.GetHostName()).AddressList[0], 9999);
 and your test works fine with current svn head (may be 1.1.9 too).
+------- Additional Comments From will at memefeeder.com  2005-11-03 17:30 -------
+Well, yes of course it works if you change the code as you describe,
+because then it's not sending UDP broadcast packets, it's sending
+normal unicast direct to the port.  That's why I left the
+commented-out line in there, to demonstrate the difference in
+behaviour between unicast and broadcast.
+The bug as I described it is still present in

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