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Re: Importing tmux into base

> So I could use a small resolver and cache that didn't need to use UDP
> to talk to each other, on the local system.  There are certainly
> options *if I'm willing to rewrite every application in the system
> that might cause DNS resolution to happen*.

Rewrite?  Every?  I'd expect that just making gethostbyname() and
getaddrinfo() work - ie, some libc work, no app-level hacking - would
catch a substantial fraction, perhaps a majority, of the stuff in the
system.  What am I missing?

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