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ARES_PARSE_NS_REPLY(3)					     Library Functions Manual					    ARES_PARSE_NS_REPLY(3)

NAME
ares_parse_ns_reply - Parse a reply to a DNS query of type NS into a hostent SYNOPSIS
#include <ares.h> int ares_parse_ns_reply(const unsigned char *abuf, int alen, struct hostent **host); DESCRIPTION
The ares_parse_ns_reply function parses the response to a query of type NS into a struct hostent. The parameters abuf and alen give the contents of the response. The result is stored in allocated memory and a pointer to it stored into the variable pointed to by host. The nameservers are stored into the aliases field of the host structure. It is the caller's responsibility to free the resulting host struc- ture using ares_free_hostent(3) when it is no longer needed. RETURN VALUES
ares_parse_ns_reply can return any of the following values: ARES_SUCCESS The response was successfully parsed. ARES_EBADRESP The response was malformatted. ARES_ENODATA The response did not contain an answer to the query. ARES_ENOMEM Memory was exhausted. SEE ALSO
ares_query(3), ares_free_hostent(3) AUTHOR
Written by Vlad Dinulescu <vlad.dinulescu@avira.com>, on behalf of AVIRA Gmbh http://www.avira.com 10 February 2007 ARES_PARSE_NS_REPLY(3)

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ARES_PARSE_AAAA_REPLY(3)				     Library Functions Manual					  ARES_PARSE_AAAA_REPLY(3)

NAME
ares_parse_aaaa_reply - Parse a reply to a DNS query of type AAAA SYNOPSIS
#include <ares.h> int ares_parse_aaaa_reply(const unsigned char *abuf, int alen, struct hostent **host, struct ares_addr6ttl *addrttls, int *naddrttls); DESCRIPTION
The ares_parse_aaaa_reply function parses the response to a query of type AAAA into a struct hostent and/or an array of struct ares_addr6ttl. The parameters abuf and alen give the contents of the response. The result is stored in allocated memory and a pointer to it stored into the variable pointed to by host, if host is nonnull. It is the caller's responsibility to free the resulting host structure using ares_free_hostent(3) when it is no longer needed. If addrttls and naddrttls are both nonnull, then up to *naddrttls struct ares_addr6ttl records are stored in the array pointed to by addrt- tls, and then *naddrttls is set to the number of records so stored. Note that the memory for these records is supplied by the caller. RETURN VALUES
ares_parse_aaaa_reply can return any of the following values: ARES_SUCCESS The response was successfully parsed. ARES_EBADRESP The response was malformatted. ARES_ENODATA The response did not contain an answer to the query. ARES_ENOMEM Memory was exhausted. SEE ALSO
ares_gethostbyname(3), ares_free_hostent(3) AUTHOR
Dominick Meglio Copyright 2005 by Dominick Meglio. 20 Nov 2009 ARES_PARSE_AAAA_REPLY(3)
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