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RE: Which package is dig and host in?
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2007 14:56:03 +0100
- Subject: RE: Which package is dig and host in?
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On 29 June 2007 14:49, Wallace Yang wrote:
> I'm looking for dig and host (which I think should be
> in the dnsutils package, but I don't see the package
> listed). A search
I take it you're searching at http://cygwin.com/packages/, yes?
> reveals 128 entries for dig, and the
> descriptions don't really seem to match.
Handy tip: if you know the exact name of the exe, narrow down your search
results by searching for e.g. 'dig.exe' or 'host.exe' instead of just dig or
Alas, that narrows it down by 100%.
It turns out there is no dnsutils package for cygwin. Most people use the
standard windoze-native nslookup.
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