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From Alexander Lazic <al-...@none.at>
Subject Re: Fwd: APR resolver?
Date Thu, 30 Mar 2006 18:02:19 GMT

On Mit 29.03.2006 12:36, Rian A Hunter wrote:
>While implementing the message bounce in mod_smtpd I ran into a snag. I
>need to get mx records for host names!! There seems to be no portable
>DNS resolver library/interface. For UNIX there is at least res_search()
>and dn_expand() except on BSD this is in the standard library and in
>linux you need -lresolv.
>I know there is apr_sockaddr_info_get but this doesn't handle getting
>mx records (or other DNS record types). Should a "resolver" API be
>added to APR. Actually I think yes and I think I'm going to implement
>this. Any objections?

howabout to add/use a yet available lib such as:

UDNS: DNS Resolver Library

or similar libs?



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