The Question is:
When using DIGITAL TCP/IP services for Open VMS, can the Open VMS system
services programming interfaces and C Socket programming interfaces be used
interchangeably for same socket/channel? For example, can one create and
listen to a socket using the C
Socket programming interface, and then use the IO$_ACCESS|IO$M_ACCEPT.
Is there a way of being notified that an accept is need verse notification of
the completion for the accept?
I have found the function
for getting the channel from the socket. However, I am missing the logic of
how to get the socket from the channel.
The Answer is :
While there is a mechanism to acquire the channel from the socket,
no ready equivalent exists for the reverse conversion.
For various reasons, (not the least of which are simplicity and
clarity) the OpenVMS Wizard prefer to use either the $qio interface
or the socket interface, but not to intermix the two on a single