[Patch] gethostbyname2

Dave Korn dave.korn.cygwin@googlemail.com
Thu Feb 26 16:15:00 GMT 2009

Pierre A. Humblet wrote:

> I am still fighting one issue with Windows. On XP, when using the native
> gethostbyname I can resolve computers on my local net (through NetBIOS or
> such). But I can't get them with DnsQuery, except my own computer, despite
> what I think the doc says. Any insight?

  Are you running / not-running the "DNS Client" service?  What happens if you
do the opposite of however it is now?  (Or even just restart it, if already
running, sometimes it gets persistently confused).


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