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|Short description=Resolver library for C and C++ programs
 
|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.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
 
|VCS checkout command=rsynch.chiark.greenend.org.uk::ftp/users/ian/cvs-[ub/adns
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|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
 
|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 date=2000-09-17
 
|Version status=stable
 
|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
 
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Real name=Ian Jackson
 
|Email=ian@chiark.greenend.org.uk
 
|Resource URL=
 
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|Role=Contributor
 
|Real name=Tony Finch
 
|Email=fanf@dotat.at
 
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{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource URL=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ijackson/cvsweb/adns
 
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{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Help
 
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|Resource URL=mailto:adns-annouce@chiark.greenend.org.uk
 
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|Resource URL=mailto:adns-bugreports@chiark.greenend.org.uk
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
 
|Prerequisite description=Local full-service nameserver (eg BIND or Dents)
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite description=Shared lib build needs an ELF compilation environment
 
 
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Revision as of 15:09, 12 October 2012

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GNU adns

https://www.gnu.org/software/adns/
Resolver library for C and C++ programs

GNU adns is a C library that provides easy-to-use DNS resolution functionality. The library is asynchronous, allowing several concurrent calls. The package also includes several command-line utilities for use in scripts.

Documentation

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

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

Download

Download version 1.5.1 (stable)
released on 12 August 2016

VCS Checkout

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterGenium9 November 2016



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Ian Jackson Maintainer
Tony Finch Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ijackson/cvsweb/adns
HelpE-mailmailto:adns-annouce@chiark.greenend.org.uk
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:adns-bugreports@chiark.greenend.org.uk
DeveloperE-mailmailto:adns-discuss@chiark.greenend.org.uk
BugsBug Trackinghttps://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/pkgreport.cgi?pkg=adns


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useLocal full-service nameserver (eg BIND or Dents)
Weak prerequisiteShared lib build needs an ELF compilation environment

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 9 November 2016.



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