Declaration [src]

soup_server_listen_local (
  SoupServer* server,
  guint port,
  SoupServerListenOptions options,
  GError** error

Description [src]

Attempts to set up server to listen for connections on “localhost”.

That is, and/or ::1, depending on whether options includes SOUP_SERVER_LISTEN_IPV4_ONLY, SOUP_SERVER_LISTEN_IPV6_ONLY, or neither). If port is specified, server will listen on that port. If it is 0, server will find an unused port to listen on. (In that case, you can use soup_server_get_uris() to find out what port it ended up choosing.

See soup_server_listen() for more details.


port guint

The port to listen on, or 0

options SoupServerListenOptions

Listening options for this server.

error GError **
  The return location for a GError*, or NULL.

Return value

Returns: gboolean

TRUE on success, FALSE if port could not be bound or any other error occurred (in which case error will be set).