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authorSteinar H. Gunderson <>2007-09-28 14:46:51 (GMT)
committerSteinar H. Gunderson <>2007-09-28 14:46:51 (GMT)
commit50ba81cd230f9054fa7c45cb4202ce8720c502b3 (patch)
tree277c02b995aacc09540ec58270e10cd1845ff2b3 /ares_getnameinfo.3
parentb669e17544c0ff64d120b8a0df2677c59ccea8fd (diff)
Make the query callbacks return the number of timeouts that happened during the execution of a query, and update documentation accordingly. (Patch from the Google tree.)
Diffstat (limited to 'ares_getnameinfo.3')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/ares_getnameinfo.3 b/ares_getnameinfo.3
index 9b6bd73..55918ff 100644
--- a/ares_getnameinfo.3
+++ b/ares_getnameinfo.3
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@ ares_getnameinfo \- Address-to-nodename translation in protocol-independent mann
.B #include <ares.h>
.B typedef void (*ares_nameinfo_callback)(void *\fIarg\fP, int \fIstatus\fP,
-.B char *\fInode\fP, char *\fIservice\fP)
+.B int \fItimeouts\fP, char *\fInode\fP, char *\fIservice\fP)
.B void ares_getnameinfo(ares_channel \fIchannel\fP, const struct sockaddr *\fIsa\fP,
.B socklen_t \fIsalen\fP, int \fIflags\fP, ares_nameinfo_callback \fIcallback\fP,
@@ -120,6 +120,11 @@ The
.I flags
parameter contains an illegal value.
+The callback argument
+.I timeouts
+reports how many times a query timed out during the execution of the
+given request.
On successful completion of the query, the callback argument
.I node
contains a string representing the hostname (assuming