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GNU 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.



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Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line

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Leaders and contributors

Tony Finch Contributor
Ian Jackson Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/adns
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/adns/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/adns/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ianmdlvl/git/adns.git/
Mailing Listhttps://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/adns-discuss/

Software prerequisites

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 21 January 2019.


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