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Question: What is SOCK_RAW and how do I use it?

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Keywords: SOCK_RAW socket
Date: Tue, 06 Aug 1996 20:02:18 GMT
From: arkane <>

What is SOCK_RAW type of socket. I know it requires root access but I don't know how to use it or what it does.



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