Solaris 10 What's New

IPv6 Advanced Sockets API

This feature is new in the Solaris Express 1/04 release.

The IPv6 Advanced Sockets API updates the Solaris Sockets API to meet the current version of RFC 2292. The advanced API provides the functionality needed to manipulate ICMP packets, obtain interface information, and manipulate IPv6 headers.

For further information, see the Programming Interfaces Guide.