ares_parse_aaaa_reply - Parse a reply to a DNS query of type AAAA
int ares_parse_aaaa_reply(const unsigned char *abuf, int alen,
struct hostent **host,
struct ares_addr6ttl *addrttls, int *naddrttls);
function parses the response to a query of type
AAAA into a struct hostent
and/or an array of struct
. The parameters abuf
contents of the response. The result is stored in allocated memory and a
pointer to it stored into the variable pointed to by host
, if host is
nonnull. It is the caller's responsibility to free the resulting host
structure using ares_free_hostent(3)
when it is no longer needed.
are both nonnull, then up to *naddrttls
records are stored in the array pointed to by
addrttls, and then *naddrttls is set to the number of records so stored. Note
that the memory for these records is supplied by the caller.
can return any of the following values:
- The response was successfully parsed.
- The response was malformatted.
- The response did not contain an answer to the query.
- Memory was exhausted.
Copyright 2005 by Dominick Meglio.