Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: Paul A Vixie <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 07/20/1999 18:44:21
On Tue, 20 Jul 1999 18:38:28 -0700
Paul A Vixie <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> in terms of the "struct _res", i guess i would recommend importing that
> as long as you're prepared to rev the shared library version number (since
> the structure has changed size). but if you're not going to import a more
> modern resolver library you don't actually need that.
Um, should _res be exported to user programs?! I think not. That's a
private structure internal to the resolver.
bumping libc's major is a ... hairy idea.
...unless it's only exposed to programs that link w/ libresolv. bumping
that one is okay, I think... but this issue must be examined very carefully.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>