Original bug ID: 7153
While the Unix library exports the SOCK_SEQPACKET connction type, it fails to export anything allowing it to be used. In particular, the message flag MSG_EOR (used to mark and detect the end of a packet) isn't there. Worse yet, there's apparently no API for reading from a socket that lets you check the message flags for MSG_EOR (or I couldn't find it, in which case the documentation might be improved).
Given that the SEQPACKET connection type isn't widely implemented, and may only be supported for odd protocol families, possibly the best solution is to simply remove it.
Steps to reproduce
Read the documentation on the Unix library.
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