hsdns: Asynchronous DNS Resolver

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Asynchronous DNS Resolver; requires GNU ADNS to be installed.

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Versions [faq] 1.0, 1.1, 1.3, 1.4, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, 1.4.3, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.7, 1.7.1, 1.8
Dependencies base (<4.3), containers (<0.2), network (<2.5) [details]
License LicenseRef-LGPL
Author Peter Simons <simons@cryp.to>, Lutz Donnerhacke <lutz@iks-jena.de>
Maintainer Peter Simons <simons@cryp.to>
Revised Revision 1 made by HerbertValerioRiedel at Sun Dec 25 09:29:24 UTC 2016
Category Foreign, Network
Home page http://cryp.to/hsdns/
Uploaded by PeterSimons at Wed Feb 20 22:48:58 UTC 2008
Distributions LTSHaskell:1.7.1, NixOS:1.8, Stackage:1.8
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An asynchronous DNS resolver for Haskell_

:Latest Release: hsdns-1.3.tar.gz_
:Darcs:          darcs_ get http://cryp.to/hsdns/


  This library provides an asynchronous DNS resolver on top of
  the `GNU ADNS library`_. Not all options are supported, but A,
  MX, and PTR lookups work nicely. Courtesy of Lutz Donnerhacke
  <lutz@iks-jena.de>, there is also support for retrieving
  generic RR types, CNAMEs, and for NSEC zone walking. The
  library can be expected to work with fine ADNS 1.4 or later. It
  might also work with version ADNS 1.3, but that hasn't been

  The example program adns-reverse-lookup.hs_ demonstrates how
  the resolver is used. Given a list of host names on the command
  line, it performs an A/PTR double-lookup and checks whether the
  records are consistent. The output is printed in the order in
  which the DNS responses arrive::

    $ ./adns-reverse-lookup xyz.example.org ecrc.de www.example.com www.cryp.to
    OK: www.example.com <->
    ERR: xyz.example.org: cannot resolve A
    FAIL: www.cryp.to -> -> ["research.cryp.to"]
    FAIL: ecrc.de -> -> ["localhost"]


  `Reference Documentation`_
     Haddock-generated reference of all exported functions.


  Copyright (c) 2008 Peter Simons <simons@cryp.to>. All rights
  reserved. This software is released under the terms of the `GNU
  Lesser General Public License


`[Homepage] <http://cryp.to/>`_

.. _Haskell: http://haskell.org/

.. _Cabal: http://haskell.org/cabal/

.. _darcs: http://abridgegame.org/darcs/

.. _GNU ADNS library: http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ian/adns/

.. _Reference Documentation: docs/index.html

.. _hsdns-1.3.tar.gz: http://cryp.to/hsdns/hsdns-1.3.tar.gz

.. _adns-reverse-lookup.hs: example/adns-reverse-lookup.hs