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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

       dn_skipname - Skip over a compressed domain name

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

       #include  <sys/types.h>  #include  <netinet/in.h> #include
       <arpa/nameser.h> #include <resolv.h>

       int dn_skipname(
               u_char *comp_domain_name,
               u_char *end_of_message );

LIBRARY    [Toc]    [Back]

       Standard C Library (libc)

PARAMETERS    [Toc]    [Back]

       Specifies a pointer to a compressed domain  name.   Specifies
 the end of the compressed domain name address.

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

       The  dn_skipname() function skips over a compressed domain

       The dn_skipname() function is one of a set of  subroutines
       that  form  the  resolver, a set of functions that resolve
       domain names.  Global information  that  is  used  by  the
       resolver functions is kept in the _res data structure. The
       include/resolv.h file contains the _res structure  definition.

RETURN VALUES    [Toc]    [Back]

       Upon  successful  completion,  the  dn_skipname() function
       returns the size of the compressed  domain  name.  If  the
       dn_skipname() function fails, -1 is returned.

FILES    [Toc]    [Back]

       Defines  name  server  and domain name structures, values,
       and constants.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

       Functions:   res_init(3),   res_mkquery(3),   res_send(3),
       dn_comp(3),  dn_expand(3), dn_find(3), _getshort(3), _getlong(3), putshort(3), putlong(3)

       Commands: named(8)

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