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AW: Corinna pls read RE: Asynchronous DNS - gethostbyname_r
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- Subject: AW: Corinna pls read RE: Asynchronous DNS - gethostbyname_r
- From: "Ralf Habacker" <Ralf dot Habacker at saght dot tessag dot com>
- Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2001 11:05:40 +0200
Hi, I've read about resolver lib for cygwin. kde on cygwin needs a resolver
lib too. Does anyone know the state of this integration into cygwin ?
One year ago I've downloaded a bindlib for native win32, which comes from
the University of California. I'm not an export in dns programming, but it
seems to contains a complete resolver lib. I'm unable to compile it for
cygwin, but perhaps someone else is able to do, for that if someone like to
get the source,
please send me a mail to Ralf.Habacker@saght.tessag.com.
> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: email@example.com
> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]Im Auftrag von Robert Collins
> Gesendet am: Montag, 23. April 2001 10:02
> An: Corinna Vinschen; email@example.com
> Betreff: Re: Corinna pls read RE: Asynchronous DNS - gethostbyname_r
> Short answer yes and yes.
> squid started its life doing dns lookups via a farm of helper processs.
> The core interface within squid stayed the same when the new rfc1035
> code was directly implemented. the only change was that the helper farm
> went away and calls to the new library were used. I don't know how
> closely the library corresponds to resolve(3).
> Look at
> ?rev=188.8.131.52.184.108.40.206&content-type=text/vnd.viewcvs-markup for the
> It's pure GPL, not LPGL.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Corinna Vinschen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Sent: Monday, April 23, 2001 5:56 PM
> Subject: Re: Corinna pls read RE: Asynchronous DNS - gethostbyname_r
> > On Mon, Apr 23, 2001 at 09:17:27AM +1000, Robert Collins wrote:
> > > I'm not sure if I ever answered this.
> > >
> > > Yes Squid does have an implementation of a resolver. Its recently
> > > file lookup capability added to it. It's not 1-1 to resolver (3),
> > > it's not far off.
> > Is it or could it become a separate lib?
> > Corinna
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