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Re: asynch name resolves
From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_haxx.se>
Date: Sun, 20 Jul 2003 01:01:58 +0200 (CEST)
On Wed, 16 Jul 2003 crpalmer_at_vivisimo.com wrote:
> The fact that it looks up names synchronously pretty much requires that you
> Have you looked at "ares"?
Nope, I have not.
> The license is MIT which I believe makes it compatible with Curl.
It would indeed. We could even incorporate it into our source tree, should we
> It seems to support exactly the interface that Curl would like to have.
This looks very interesting indeed.
> As far as I can tell, there are only two problems with this library. The
I'd call them "minor differences" when it comes to the actual DNS protocol "on
> The second is that it is UNIX based. In the last couple of days, we ported
Ah, cool. Then I guess the only problem is the lack of IPv6 support, and we
I bet that we have a different problem as well, that you didn't mention here.
> If Curl is interested in looking into this library, I'd be glad to make a
I think this sounds and seems highly interesting. I'll be back for real from
I'll appreciate all help, patches and things you can provide!
-- Daniel Stenberg -- curl: been grokking URLs since 1998 ------------------------------------------------------- This SF.net email is sponsored by: VM Ware With VMware you can run multiple operating systems on a single machine. WITHOUT REBOOTING! Mix Linux / Windows / Novell virtual machines at the same time. Free trial click here: http://www.vmware.com/wl/offer/345/0Received on 2003-07-20
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