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|Short description=Resolver library for C and C++ programs
 
|Full description=Includes automatic sanity checking and responses that are automatically decoded into a natural C representation. Very easy to use for simple programs that just want to look up MX records or translate names to addresses. Time-to-live, CNAME, and similar information are returned in an easy to use manner, and you can launch many queries at once and deal with the replies asynchronously. The program reports errors in a way that distinguishes the cause of failure.
 
|Full description=Includes automatic sanity checking and responses that are automatically decoded into a natural C representation. Very easy to use for simple programs that just want to look up MX records or translate names to addresses. Time-to-live, CNAME, and similar information are returned in an easy to use manner, and you can launch many queries at once and deal with the replies asynchronously. The program reports errors in a way that distinguishes the cause of failure.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/adns/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
 
|Component programs=
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
 
|VCS checkout command=rsynch.chiark.greenend.org.uk::ftp/users/ian/cvs-[ub/adns
 
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=User help available from http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
 
|Documentation note=User help available from http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
 
|Related projects=c-ares
 
|Related projects=c-ares
 
|Keywords=C++,library,DNS,C,adns,resolver
 
|Keywords=C++,library,DNS,C,adns,resolver
|Is GNU=y
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2001-08-24
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
 
|Version identifier=1.0
 
|Version identifier=1.0
 
|Version date=2000-09-17
 
|Version date=2000-09-17
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version download=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/adns.tar.gz
 
|Version download=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/adns.tar.gz
|License verified date=2001-02-01
 
 
|Version comment=1.0 stable released on 2000-09-17
 
|Version comment=1.0 stable released on 2000-09-17
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|Real name=Ian Jackson
 
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|Email=ian@chiark.greenend.org.uk
 
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Revision as of 16:20, 12 October 2012

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GNU adns

https://www.gnu.org/software/adns/
Includes automatic sanity checking and responses that are automatically decoded into a natural C representation. Very easy to use for simple programs that just want to look up MX records or translate names to addresses. Time-to-live, CNAME, and similar information are returned in an easy to use manner, and you can launch many queries at once and deal with the replies asynchronously. The program reports errors in a way that distinguishes the cause of failure.

Documentation

User help available from http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/

Related Projects

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:adns

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released on 17 September 2000

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey1 February 2001



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email fanf@dotat.at" Tony Finch Contributor
"Email ian@chiark.greenend.org.uk" Ian Jackson Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Help E-mail mailto:adns-annouce@chiark.greenend.org.uk
Bug Tracking E-mail mailto:adns-bugreports@chiark.greenend.org.uk
Developer E-mail mailto:adns-discuss@chiark.greenend.org.uk
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ijackson/cvsweb/adns


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite Shared lib build needs an ELF compilation environment
Required to use Local full-service nameserver (eg BIND or Dents)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 26 January 2014.



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