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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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|User level=none
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|Status=Live
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|Component programs=
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
|User level=none
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|VCS checkout command=rsynch.chiark.greenend.org.uk::ftp/users/ian/cvs-[ub/adns
|Is GNU=No
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|Computer languages=C
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|Documentation note=User help available from http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
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|Paid support=
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|IRC help=
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|IRC general=
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|IRC development=
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|Related projects=c-ares
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|Keywords=C++,library,DNS,C,adns,resolver
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|Is GNU=y
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2001-08-24
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|Version identifier=1.0
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|Version date=2000-09-17
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/adns.tar.gz
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|License verified date=2001-02-01
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|Version comment=1.0 stable released on 2000-09-17
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{{Person
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Real name=Ian Jackson
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|Email=ian@chiark.greenend.org.uk
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|Resource URL=
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}}
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{{Person
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|Role=Contributor
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|Real name=Tony Finch
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|Email=fanf@dotat.at
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|Resource URL=
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource URL=http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ijackson/cvsweb/adns
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Help
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:adns-annouce@chiark.greenend.org.uk
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:adns-bugreports@chiark.greenend.org.uk
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:adns-discuss@chiark.greenend.org.uk
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{{Software category
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|Interface=library
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|Library=c
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|Use=library
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv2orlater
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified date=2001-02-01
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{{Software prerequisite
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|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
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|Prerequisite description=Local full-service nameserver (eg BIND or Dents)
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{{Software prerequisite
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|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
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|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

https://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/ucgi/~ianmdlvl/git?p=adns.git;a=blob;f=README;h=c045cae644944dd40a76f1fc39e77f295e2e40b5;hb=HEAD

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line



Helping the GNU Project and the Free Software Movement



If you have corrections to this entry or questions about it, please contact: mailto:maintainers@gnu.org


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Licensing

License

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Notes

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Genium

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9 November 2016




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Tony Finch Contributor
Ian Jackson Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/adns
Generalhttps://savannah.gnu.org/people/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/adns/
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/
Homepagehttps://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/
Mailing Listhttps://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/adns-discuss/
Downloadhttps://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/ftp/


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 21 January 2019.



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