cvs commit: src/lib/libc/resolv res_comp.c

Andrey Chernov ache at
Fri Feb 15 18:45:46 PST 2008

On Sat, Feb 16, 2008 at 12:16:49AM +0000, Xin LI wrote:
> delphij     2008-02-16 00:16:49 UTC
>   FreeBSD src repository
>   Modified files:
>     lib/libc/resolv      res_comp.c 
>   Log:
>   Allow underscore in domain names while resolving.  While having underscore
>   is a violation of RFC 1034 [STD 13], it is accepted by certain name servers
>   as well as other popular operating systems' resolver library.

Do you mean we'll have now different results from libc and from bind's 
resolver for names with underscore? If yes, it sounds worse than RFC 
violation committed.


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