lib64socketlock - A library wraper for libc's bind() and connect() functions

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Distribution ROSA Enterprise Desktop
Repository ROSA Contrib Updates x86_64
Package name lib64socketlock
Package version 0.2
Package release 6-rosa.lts2012.0
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 8.54 KB
Download size 7.41 KB
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socketlock is a dynamic library that wraps libc's bind() and connect()
functions. Its purpose is to force bad programs to bind to specific IP's
on multihomed machines. Both listening sockets and outbound sockets are
The idea was taken from a similar tool called socketbind. There were serious
problems and lack of features, so this I written this new tool.
To use it simply run:
export LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib64/
export BINDTO=<ipaddress>
<start program>


Package Version Architecture Repository
lib64socketlock - - -


Name Value - - - - -


Name Value
lib64socketlock == 0.2-6:2012.0 -
socketlock == 0.2-6


Type URL
Binary Package lib64socketlock-0.2-6-rosa.lts2012.0.x86_64.rpm
Source Package socketlock-0.2-6.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Contrib Updates repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install lib64socketlock rpm package:
    # urpmi lib64socketlock




2009-09-08 - Thierry Vignaud <> 0.2-6mdv2010.0
+ Revision: 433985
- rebuild

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