IFWXNetworkSocket::GetPeerName method

Applies to: desktop apps only

The GetPeerName method retrieves the remote name of a socket. This method is similar to the Winsock getpeername function.

Syntax


HRESULT GetPeerName(
  [out]  LPSOCKADDR Address,
  [out]  LPINT AddressLength
);

Parameters

Address [out]

Pointer to a sockaddr structure that receives the address (name) of the peer.

AddressLength [out]

On input, specifies the size, in bytes, of the Address buffer. On output, receives the buffer size, in bytes, needed to hold the address.

Return value

This method returns S_OK if the call is successful; otherwise, it returns an error code.

Remarks

This method is used when a connection has been requested from outside the network, and you want to identify it.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

None supported

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 with SP2 (64-bit only)

Version

Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) 2010

Header

Wspfwext.idl

DLL

Wspsrv.exe

See also

IFWXNetworkSocket

 

 

Build date: 7/12/2010

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