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adns-1.1-4mdk RPM for x86_64

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Name: adns Distribution: Mandriva Linux
Version: 1.1 Vendor: Mandriva
Release: 4mdk Build date: Wed Aug 17 05:21:12 2005
Group: Networking/Other Build host:
Size: 76366 Source RPM: adns-1.1-4mdk.src.rpm
Packager: Gwenole Beauchesne <>
Summary: Advanced, easy to use, asynchronous-capable DNS client library
adns is a resolver library for C (and C++) programs. In contrast with
the existing interfaces, gethostbyname et al and libresolv, it has the
following features:
    * It is reasonably easy to use for simple programs which just want
      to translate names to addresses, look up MX records, etc.
    * It can be used in an asynchronous, non-blocking, manner. Many
      queries can be handled simultaneously.
    * Responses are decoded automatically into a natural representation
      for a C program - there is no need to deal with DNS packet
    * Sanity checking (eg, name syntax checking, reverse/forward
      correspondence, CNAME pointing to CNAME) is performed
    * Time-to-live, CNAME and other similar information is returned in
      an easy-to-use form, without getting in the way.
    * There is no global state in the library; resolver state is an
      opaque data structure which the client creates explicitly. A
      program can have several instances of the resolver.
    * Errors are reported to the application in a way that distinguishes
      the various causes of failure properly.
    * Understands conventional resolv.conf, but this can overridden by
      environment variables.
    * Flexibility. For example, the application can tell adns to: ignore
      environment variables (for setuid programs), disable sanity checks
      eg to return arbitrary data, override or ignore resolv.conf in
      favour of supplied configuration, etc.
    * Believed to be correct ! For example, will correctly back off to
      TCP in case of long replies or queries, or to other nameservers if
      several are available. It has sensible handling of bad responses






* Tue Oct 12 2004 Gwenole Beauchesne <> 1.1-4mdk
  - merge lost fixes from 10.0-branch:
    * lib64 fixes
* Sun Jun 06 2004 Oden Eriksson <> 1.1-3mdk
  - more spec file fixes (forgot to run rpmlint...)
* Sun Jun 06 2004 Oden Eriksson <> 1.1-2mdk
  - rebuilt against new deps and with gcc v3.4.x
  - use the %configure2_5x macro
  - added P0
  - misc spec file fixes
* Thu Apr 29 2004 Arnaud de Lorbeau <> 1.1-1mdk
  - new release
* Thu Jul 19 2001 Francis Galiegue <> 1.0-6mdk
  - Submit SRPM this time...
  - Changes in -5mdk were:
    * recompile to get correct distrib tag
    * use -p in %post{,un}
    * s,Copyright,License,
    * fixed summary-too-long error
* Thu Jan 04 2001 Francis Galiegue <> 1.0-4mdk
  - libadns1-devel obsoletes adns-devel - lart me again
* Wed Jan 03 2001 Francis Galiegue <> 1.0-3mdk
  - Gee, what a crotch! Forgot to submit the source RPM...
* Wed Jan 03 2001 Francis Galiegue <> 1.0-2mdk
  - Follow policy for libraries
  - Don't use macros when not needed
* Mon Nov 13 2000 Geoffrey Lee <> 1.0-1mdk
  - new and shiny release.
* Sat Jul 22 2000 Warly <> 0.8-1mdk
  - new release
* Wed May 24 2000 Chmouel Boudjnah <> 0.7-4mdk
  - Definitively remove the make check (stupid).
* Mon May 22 2000 David BAUDENS <> 0.7-3mdk
  - Work around for i486
  - Fix prefix
  - Use %{_tmppath} for BuildRoot
* Thu Mar 23 2000 Florent Villard <> 0.7-2mdk
  - rebuild
* Fri Mar 03 2000 Frederic Lepied <> 0.7-1mdk
  - 0.7.
  - clean spec and split in 2 packages.
* Mon Feb 07 2000 Lenny Cartier <>
  - new in contribs
  - used srpm provided by Vincent Danen <>
* Sun Jan 30 2000 Vincent Danen <>
  - initial specfile
  - bzip sources



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