Subject: Re: gethostbyname_r() ?
To: Jan Danielsson <>
From: Adrian Portelli <>
List: tech-net
Date: 07/17/2006 14:48:26
Jan Danielsson wrote:
> Adrian Portelli wrote:
>>>    Anyway, it turns out they are building an DNS resolver into the
>>> application which will be used instead of the operating system function.
>> Is that c-ares[1] that tor is going to use ?
>    Seems like it. Is that good or bad?

TBH I don't really have an opinion on c-ares.  It's in pkgsrc ATM but
it's customised for chat/unrealircd.  I'll have to have a quick chat
with tv@ about this if tor is going to start depending on it, that was all.

thanks for the info.