How to create Unix Domain Socket with a specific permissions in C?

Another solution is to create a directory with the desired permissions, and then create the socket inside it (example code without any regard for error checking and buffer overflows):

// Create a directory with the proper permissions
mkdir(path, 0700);
// Append the name of the socket
strcat(path, "/socket_name");

// Create the socket normally
sockaddr_un address;
address.sun_family = AF_UNIX;
strcpy(address.sun_path, path);
int fd = socket(AF_UNIX, SOCK_STREAM, 0);
bind(fd, (sockaddr*)(&address), sizeof(address));
listen(fd, 100);

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