Tracing Linux hostname resolution

Jeff Blaine
Wed Jan 26 00:29:00 GMT 2011

>    I don't see where Andreas pointed out that it is only for debugging
> purposes. At any rate, I agree that it is not a very advertised
> interface; I'm not sure there is any official statement about its
> support level, though.


Cc: public-libc-help-9JcytcrH/

"getent is a debugging tool.  It's not meant to be used in production."

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