version 1.2.3 of the DCC

Vernon Schryver
Thu Sep 4 16:59:44 UTC 2003

> From: Graham Murray <>

> ..
> IPV6 does not work (is not detected) on the Linux systems I am
> running. According to the glibc changelogs, getipnodebyname was first
> depreciated and then removed from glibc. The dcc configure script
> tests for the presence of this to detect IPv6 capability.

What does the Linux community think should replace getipnodebyname()?
I tried getaddrinfo() a year or two ago but got burned, I think with Linux.
Does Linux finally have IPv6 support worth trying?

Vernon Schryver

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