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Re: minires-0.95 - a new package ready for review
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 11, 2003 at 10:33:36PM -0400, Nicholas Wourms wrote:
> >Now as to whether it should be spun as a separate dll/import library
> >(-lresolv), is another matter, entirely. Of course, feel free to
> >disagree, as I could be wrong ;-).
> I think it belongs in newlib, too. Anyone willing to take a shot at
> getting it into newlib?
Is newlib the right place? minires uses the Windows API to find the dns
servers and the domain name. Is there a POSIX way to get those?
If so, it could be implemented in Cygwin.
In the long run the lookups should use the Windows resolver (on
systems >= Win2000). BTW, that's why it's 0.95 and not 1.00