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JDK-4740586 : DatagramSocket needs methods to set/get unicast TTL

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
2002-09-03
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2009-03-26
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2009-03-26
Component:
core-libs
OS:
windows_vista,generic
Sub-Component:
java.net
CPU:
x86,generic
Priority:
P4
Resolution:
Won't Fix
Affected Versions:
1.4.0,6u10
Fixed Versions:

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Description
MulticastSocket supports setting the multicast TTL but we don't have the
equivalent for setting/getting the unicast TTL/hop limit. Useful for 
traceroute type applications when combined with raw sockets or ICMP
capability.

                                    

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