[erlang-questions] dns server

Joe Williams <>
Mon Mar 8 17:23:39 CET 2010


For anyone interested, inet_dns (undocumented afaict) does all the heavy 
lifting for encoding/decoding DNS requests.

http://github.com/erlang/otp/blob/dev/lib/kernel/src/inet_dns.erl
http://github.com/erlang/otp/blob/dev/lib/kernel/src/inet_dns.hrl


-Joe



On 3/4/10 7:39 PM, Joe Williams wrote:
> Thanks Kenji, I'll take a look. Noticed it uses Merle (my little 
> memcached client) so that's cool. :)
>
> Mostly I am looking for a correct/simple/clean/usable DNS protocol 
> implementation that I can play with.
>
> -Joe
>
>
> On 3/3/10 6:25 PM, Kenji Rikitake wrote:
>> Kota Uenishi releases a DNS cache called bine:
>> http://bitbucket.org/kuenishi/bine/src/
>>
>> I wonder, however, what means the *decent server*,
>> for now, at the coming age of DNSSEC.
>> Implementing DNSSEC validation is a huge task
>> and the situation is unstable.
>>
>> And DNS software has three roles:
>> * authoritative server
>> * cache
>> * stub resolver
>> What does the server do?
>>
>> Kenji Rikitake
>> (who's got his nervous wreck many times dealing with
>>   the cloud monster called DNS)
>>
>> In the message<>
>> dated Sun, Feb 28, 2010 at 03:58:05PM -0800,
>> Joe Williams<>  writes:
>>> Anyone have any suggestions? Bueller?
>>>
>>> -Joe
>>>
>>>
>>> On 2/27/10 1:01 AM, Joe Williams wrote:
>>>> Anyone know of a decent OSS DNS server implementation in Erlang? I
>>>> found http://code.google.com/p/erldir/ and
>>>> http://eddie.sourceforge.net/ but they are both out of date and no
>>>> longer maintained it seems.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks for any suggestions.
>>>>
>>>> -Joe
>>>>
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