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Re: CVS commit: src/lib/libc/resolv
On Oct 24, 9:08am, ty%sarna.org@localhost (Ty Sarna) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/lib/libc/resolv
| I have mdnsd doing unicast queries and monitoring resolv.conf for
| changes in my tree, which partially solves this as well -- nameservers
| update automatically. However, it turns out libc still has to care
| about resolv.conf changing, because processing of the "search"
| directive and related config like ndots all happens on the client
| side. So, something like this change is still useful even if using
| mdnsd for all hosts lookups.
| Unfortunately there's no way for me to use this feature currently. I
| think it would be sufficient if __res_check() were exposed and
| returned a flag indicating wether there was a changed or not. I will
| want to do some filtering of the search list in some cases, and it'd
| be better to build up my private modified copy of the search list only
| when the config changes rather than trying to figure it out on every
That is trivial to do. If you want to make res_check() return something
and expose it, go ahread.
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