Re: 1.0.12 and URL containing an underscore

From: Jan-Hinrich Fessel <>
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 1996 18:47:10 +0200

In message <>you write:
> The people at tell me that they also set up an alias
> I wonder why Squid also gives an error on this
> one.

Maybe thats because dnsserver in squid tries to look up the canonical name.
The people should have set it up the other way 'round, i.e. make the alias name for

nixalsverdrus# nslookup
Server: localhost


> Finally, can someone tell me if the gethostbyname() call comes with
> bind, or with libc?

most of the time both provide gethostbyname(). if you do not link with
-resolv or the like, you get stock libc gethostbyname(), but there are systems
out there that do not implement this call in libc.


    Jan-Hinrich Fessel, F424C4, DeTeMobil Münster
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Received on Tue Oct 22 1996 - 09:48:09 MDT

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