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firedns_getname6(3)	   Library Functions Manual	   firedns_getname6(3)

NAME
       firedns_getname6	- Create a query to resolve an IPv6 address to a host-
       name

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<firedns.h>
       -lfiredns

       int firedns_getname6(const struct in6_addr *ip)

DESCRIPTION
       firedns_getname6() creates and sends a request to resolve the IPv6  ad-
       dress  ip  to  a	hostname.  It returns a	file descriptor	that should be
       select(2)'ed upon (read set).  When the file descriptor shows ready for
       reading call firedns_getresult(3) to retrieve the results.

RETURN VALUE
       Returns	an  integer  file  descriptor that can be used the same	as any
       other file descriptor.  Returns -1 on error.

AUTHOR
       Ian Gulliver <ian@penguinhosting.net>

SEE ALSO
       libfiredns(3), firedns_getresult(3), select(2)

				  2002-03-31		   firedns_getname6(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | AUTHOR | SEE ALSO

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