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DNS if u need it

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Simple quering DNS servers for retrieve information about host's DNS records
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Introduction

Some times you want to receive information from DNS servers using C++. This simple project shows how you can send and receive messages to and from DNS servers.

There are 2 downloads supplied (see above)
The first download contains the DNS structures and CDnsResolver class that you can use to make queries of your own.
The second download contains a sample project, console application.
Use sample app:
usingdns.exe DNS server mail_host mail_host [any count hosts]

For advanced users I'm add new demo project dgramm.zip
This showing as interpret DNS answers (gethostbyname() too Wink | ;)

This cool for Mail servers or just for study how it works.

For more inforamtion read the RFC documentation at DNS.NET [^] which also contains a number of useful tools.

If you know how to return this information under plain Win32 please post a message below.

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DarkSn0w
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GeneralBon! Pin
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QuestionWhy atre there so many compiler warnings? Pin
hesterloli8-Jan-04 18:33
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AnswerRe: Why atre there so many compiler warnings? Pin
DarkSn0w9-Jan-04 0:51
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GeneralRe: Why atre there so many compiler warnings? Pin
hesterloli9-Jan-04 5:53
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Thanks Dark Sn0w. Any ideas how to stop them? Just make a release instead of a debug version?
GeneralRe: Why atre there so many compiler warnings? Pin
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GeneralGREAT CODE!!!!! Pin
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GeneralRe: GREAT CODE!!!!! Pin
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GeneralRe: GREAT CODE!!!!! Pin
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GeneralRe: GREAT CODE!!!!! Pin
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GeneralRe: GREAT CODE!!!!! Pin
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GeneralGREAT CODE!!!!! Pin
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Generalthanks Pin
njuhuangchinesemy6-Oct-03 23:02
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Generalgethostbyaddr Pin
mycia30-Mar-03 18:51
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GeneralRe: gethostbyaddr Pin
DarkSn0w22-Apr-03 4:34
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GeneralThanx... Pin
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GeneralRe: Thanx... Pin
DarkSn0w22-Apr-03 4:29
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GeneralDNSQuery() Pin
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GeneralRe: DNSQuery() Pin
DarkSn0w22-Apr-03 4:26
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GeneralDon't use this source Pin
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GeneralRe: Don't use this source Pin
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GeneralRe: Don't use this source Pin
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GeneralRe: Don't use this source Pin
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GeneralRe: Don't use this source Pin
TuPacMansur5-Sep-05 20:32
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Questiongethostbyname() ?? Pin
Anonymous30-Sep-02 8:06
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AnswerRe: gethostbyname() ?? Pin
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GeneralRe: gethostbyname() ?? Pin
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GeneralWin32 Pin
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GeneralRe: Win32 Pin
DarkSn0w30-Sep-02 4:31
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GeneralRe: Win32 Pin
Shaun Wilde30-Sep-02 5:02
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GeneralAnd in English... Pin
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GeneralRe: And in English... Pin
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