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how to set SOCKADDR_IN.sin_addr???

Posted on 2002-03-25
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hello,
does someone know if it's posible to set:
SOCKADDR_IN.sin_addr without the dns fucntion gethostbyname()?? case i don't whant to use a dns server only set the addr and thry to connect is this posible??

i thought it could be done with inet_aton() but i don't remember..

btw: i'm useing windows so winsock:-p
plz help...

Carlos Smith
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yes, you just do something like
socket.sin_addr.s_addr = inet_addr("xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx");

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can i now connect??
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