An NSS module to solve UNC style ipv6 literal names

simo idra at
Sun Apr 5 06:40:42 GMT 2009

After a discussion around the matter, I took some time today to build
this very simple module to allow to use the same hack Microsoft built
within Windows to pass ipv6 addresses in UNC path names.

Obviously its just a hack, but it was fun to build, and maybe someone
can find it useful.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at>

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