</P> <P>use IO::Socket::INET; my $socket = IO::Socket::INET->new( Proto => 'udp', Type => SOCK_DGRAM, LocalPort => 796) || die "Error: - $!"; </P> <P>
This simple code snippet is causing problems. It works fine normally, but it gives an "Unknown Error" when another program is already bound to the port.
Creating a TCP connection on an already bound port works fine, but UDP just fails. Anyone know of some kind of work around?