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Bug ID: JDK-2190103 NetworkInterface is not working when interface name is more than 15 characters long
JDK-2190103 : NetworkInterface is not working when interface name is more than 15 characters long

Details
Type:
Backport
Submit Date:
2010-03-11
Status:
Resolved
Updated Date:
2011-02-16
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2010-10-05
Component:
core-libs
OS:
Sub-Component:
java.net
CPU:
Priority:
P2
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
Fixed Versions:
6u22-rev (b06)

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Description
JDK 6 use ifreq function to enumerate interfaces but the length of ifname field is limited to 15 chars by the OS and if an interface has the longer name it's truncated.

                                    

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EVALUATION

see parent CR
                                     
2010-06-03



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