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libresolv(3LIB) 						Interface Libraries						   libresolv(3LIB)

NAME
libresolv - resolver library
SYNOPSIS
cc [ flag... ] file... -lresolv -lsocket -lnsl [ library... ] #include <sys/types.h> #include <netinet/in.h> #include <arpa/nameser.h> #include <resolv.h> #include <netdb.h>
DESCRIPTION
Functions in this library provide for creating, sending, and interpreting packets to the Internet domain name servers.
INTERFACES
The shared object libresolv.so.2 provides the public interfaces defined below. See intro(3) for additional information on shared object interfaces. __dn_skipname __fp_query __hostalias __p_cdname __p_class __p_query __p_time __p_type __putlong _getlong _getshort _res dn_comp dn_expand fp_resstat h_errno herror hstrerror res_hostalias res_init res_mkquery res_nclose res_ninit res_nmkquery res_nquery res_nquerydomain res_nsearch res_nsend res_nsendsigned res_query res_querydomain res_search res_send res_update Programs are expected to use the aliases defined in <resolv.h> rather than calling the "__" prefixed procedures, as indicated in the fol- lowing table. Use of the routines in the first column is discouraged. FUNCTION REFERENCED ALIAS TO USE __dn_skipname dn_skipname __fp_query fp_query __putlong putlong __p_cdname p_cdname __p_class p_class __p_time p_time __p_type p_type
FILES
/lib/libresolv.so.1 shared object for backward compatibility only /lib/64/libresolv.so.1 64-bit shared object for backward compatibility only /lib/libresolv.so.2 shared object /lib/64/libresolv.so.2 64-bit shared object
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWcsl (32-bit) | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | |SUNWcslx (64-bit) | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |Standard: BIND 8.2.4 | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |MT-Level |See resolver(3RESOLV) | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
SEE ALSO
pvs(1), intro(3), resolver(3RESOLV), attributes(5) SunOS 5.10 24 Mar 2004 libresolv(3LIB)