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authorDaniel Stenberg <daniel@haxx.se>2004-04-02 09:56:01 (GMT)
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@@ -37,14 +37,11 @@ The parameter
.I name
gives the hostname as a NUL-terminated C string, and
.I family
-gives the desired type of address for the resulting host entry. When
-the query is complete or has failed, the ares library will invoke
-.IR callback .
-Completion or failure of the query may happen immediately, or may
-happen during a later call to
-.BR ares_process (3)
-or
-.BR ares_destroy (3).
+gives the desired type of address for the resulting host entry. When the
+query is complete or has failed, the ares library will invoke \fIcallback\fP.
+Completion or failure of the query may happen immediately, or may happen
+during a later call to \fIares_process(3)\fP, \fIares_destroy(3)\fP or
+\fIares_cancel(3)\fP.
.PP
The callback argument
.I arg
@@ -96,7 +93,8 @@ did not complete successfully,
will be
.BR NULL .
.SH SEE ALSO
-.BR ares_process (3)
+.BR ares_process (3),
+.BR ares_gethostbyaddr (3)
.SH AUTHOR
Greg Hudson, MIT Information Systems
.br