Commit 6f886794 authored by Marc-André Lureau's avatar Marc-André Lureau
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spec: remove a quite obsolete and confusing comment on AF_UNIX path

The comment probably refers to the nul-padding of sockaddr_un member
sun_path and using an addrlen of sizeof(sockaddr_un). That usage is
quite unusual, and there is not much need to document an old "broken"

Signed-off-by: default avatarMarc-André Lureau <>
parent d6d482ab
......@@ -3633,14 +3633,6 @@
do not show up in the file system.
When a socket is opened by the D-Bus library it truncates the path
name right before the first trailing Nul byte. This is true for both
normal paths and abstract paths. Note that this is a departure from
previous versions of D-Bus that would create sockets with a fixed
length path name. Names which were shorter than the fixed length
would be padded by Nul bytes.
Unix domain sockets are not available on Windows.
On all other platforms, they are the recommended transport for
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