I don't know the platform, but Google(VxWorks gethostbyname) found page
if ((addr = gethostbyname(host)) == NULL)
sinhim.sin_family = addr->h_addrtype;
bcopy(addr->h_addr, (char *) &addr_tmp, addr->h_length);
if ((addr = hostGetByName(host)) == ERROR)
sinhim.sin_family = AF_INET;
addr_tmp = addr;
'hope that helps
[mailto:curl-library-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se] On Behalf Of Sapana Hanchate
Sent: Monday, July 30, 2007 15:15
Subject: LibCurl fails to resolve host on VxWorks platform
File "Hostip4.c" of LibCurl uses "getHostByName()" function to get IP
addr of host given its name.
But this function is not defined for platform VxWorks.
So Libcurl fails to resolve the host and thus can not process the
Is there any workaround for this issue?
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