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Resolving on SUN withno YP

In article <19940712.172328.363375.NETNEWS@vm.biu.ac.il>,
Freezer <anzlvch@birisc.cs.biu.ac.il> wrote:
>YEs,....is it possible to forse SUN computer to have normal resolving,
>while not yp services running on it?

Yes.  You have to rebuild the shared library libc.so with DNS aware
versions of gethostbyname(), etc.

>                                    What should i do?

Wait a short while (couple of weeks?) for BIND 4.9.3 to be released.
Some very good work has gone into making the process much more straight
forward than it was in previous versions (well done, guys!).

Tim.
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Tim Goodwin        | "Any time *anything* goes wrong on a
Public IP Exchange | PC, I immediately suspect a hardware
Cambridge, UK      | problem :-)." -- Chris Torek

Original headers:

From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.protocols.tcp-ip.domains
Subject: Re: Resolving on SUN withno YP
Date: 19 Jul 1994 17:46:39 +0100
Organization: PIPEX, 216 Science Park, Cambridge, England
Distribution: inet
Message-ID: <30h01f$8al@relay2.pipex.net>
References: <19940712.172328.363375.NETNEWS@vm.biu.ac.il>

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