Problems with Network.Socket.getAddrInfo under MacOS 10.5, GHC 6.10.2?

Johan Tibell johan.tibell at
Mon May 4 14:24:14 EDT 2009

On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 8:20 PM, Bryan O'Sullivan <bos at> wrote:
> On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 8:35 AM, Neil Davies
> <semanticphilosopher at> wrote:
>> It does not appear that you can access the 'addrFlags' returned by
>> getAddrInfo, you get the exception: *** Exception: unpackBits: unhandled
>> bits set: 8
> Interesting.
>> Is this just a MacOS issue? Should I raise a ticket for it?
> It's presumably Mac-specific, but yes, please file a ticket and I'll take a
> look. File it against the network package, not GHC itself.

The network package now has a new maintainer (me) and a new trac and repo:

I've migrated the old tickets to the new trac.



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