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-rw-r--r--ares_destroy.33
-rw-r--r--ares_free_hostent.319
-rw-r--r--ares_mkquery.33
-rw-r--r--ares_process.39
-rw-r--r--ares_timeout.36
5 files changed, 15 insertions, 25 deletions
diff --git a/ares_destroy.3 b/ares_destroy.3
index 7ed21e6..3014e05 100644
--- a/ares_destroy.3
+++ b/ares_destroy.3
@@ -36,7 +36,8 @@ status of
These calls give the callbacks a chance to clean up any state which
might have been stored in their arguments.
.SH SEE ALSO
-.BR ares_init (3)
+.BR ares_init (3),
+.BR ares_cancel (3)
.SH AUTHOR
Greg Hudson, MIT Information Systems
.br
diff --git a/ares_free_hostent.3 b/ares_free_hostent.3
index 3068cfd..82bbfb5 100644
--- a/ares_free_hostent.3
+++ b/ares_free_hostent.3
@@ -28,21 +28,16 @@ The
.I ares_free_hostent
function frees a
.B struct hostent
-allocated by one of the functions
-.I ares_parse_a_reply
-or
-.IR ares_parse_ptr_reply .
+allocated by one of the functions \fIares_parse_a_reply(3)\fP or
+\fIares_parse_ptr_reply(3)\fP.
+.SH NOTES
+It is not necessary (and is not correct) to free the host structure passed to
+the callback functions for \fIares_gethostbyname(3)\fP or
+\fIares_gethostbyaddr(3)\fP. The ares library will automatically free such
+host structures when the callback returns.
.SH SEE ALSO
.BR ares_parse_a_reply (3),
.BR ares_parse_ptr_reply (3)
-.SH NOTES
-It is not necessary (and is not correct) to free the host structure
-passed to the callback functions for
-.I ares_gethostbyname
-or
-.IR ares_gethostbyaddr .
-The ares library will automatically free such host structures when the
-callback returns.
.SH AUTHOR
Greg Hudson, MIT Information Systems
.br
diff --git a/ares_mkquery.3 b/ares_mkquery.3
index f2f5a49..613076b 100644
--- a/ares_mkquery.3
+++ b/ares_mkquery.3
@@ -50,8 +50,7 @@ stored in the variable pointed to by
and the length of which will be stored in the variable pointed to by
.IR buflen .
It is the caller's responsibility to free this buffer using
-.B ares_free_string
-when it is no longer needed.
+\fIares_free_string(3)\fP when it is no longer needed.
.SH RETURN VALUES
.B ares_mkquery
can return any of the following values:
diff --git a/ares_process.3 b/ares_process.3
index a707a41..50216e1 100644
--- a/ares_process.3
+++ b/ares_process.3
@@ -35,13 +35,10 @@ The file descriptor sets pointed to by
and
.I write_fds
should have file descriptors set in them according to whether the file
-descriptors specified by
-.BR ares_fds (3)
-are ready for reading and writing. (The easiest way to determine this
-information is to invoke
+descriptors specified by \fIares_fds(3)\fP are ready for reading and writing.
+(The easiest way to determine this information is to invoke
.B select
-with a timeout no greater than the timeout given by
-.BR ares_timeout (3)).
+with a timeout no greater than the timeout given by \fIares_timeout(3)\fP ).
.PP
The
.B ares_process
diff --git a/ares_timeout.3 b/ares_timeout.3
index 8c45963..d5b52d0 100644
--- a/ares_timeout.3
+++ b/ares_timeout.3
@@ -27,10 +27,8 @@ ares_fds \- Get file descriptors to select on for name service
.SH DESCRIPTION
The
.B ares_timeout
-function determines the maximum time for which the caller should wait
-before invoking
-.BR ares_process (3)
-to process timeouts. The parameter
+function determines the maximum time for which the caller should wait before
+invoking \fIares_process(3)\fP to process timeouts. The parameter
.I maxtv
specifies a existing maximum timeout, or
.B NULL