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From Rasmus Lerdorf <ras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: (new/old) idea of resolving
Date Tue, 07 Sep 1999 15:08:11 GMT
> On Tue, Sep 07, 1999 at 10:32:52AM -0400, Rasmus Lerdorf wrote:
> > > I know that resolving of IP address is time consuming and thats why
> > > there is option to switch online resolving off and resolve addresses
> > > later. But later
> > > there is much less chance to resolve address at all.
> > 
> > Why?  DNS is not a transient thing.
> 
> On the contrary, it is very very transient. The PTR records can change
> on a regular basis. In fact with dynamic DNS, the PTR record could be
> changed (and on some networks are) when a dial-up user connects or
> diconnects.

Is that really worth worrying about?  Regardless, Apache supports piped
logs.  You can pipe the log entries to any program you want and that
program can resolve stuff.

-Rasmus


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