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Networking parts of the FCL, including the former netdb - DNS resolving  
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'''fcl-net''' is a package of the FCL that provides networking services, including the former netdb - DNS resolving, for *nix systems. 
  
 
While this package is used (witnessed by a steady flow of bugreports), the progress is relatively slow, and the code a bit old.
 
While this package is used (witnessed by a steady flow of bugreports), the progress is relatively slow, and the code a bit old.
  
It would already help tremendously if knowledgable users would contribute a few decent demoes. (that could also be used to test certain functionality)
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It would already help tremendously if knowledgable users would contribute a few decent demoes. (that could also be used to test certain functionality).
  
 
Since many people had a problem with DNS resolving under *nix, a header translation roughly equivalent to POSIX libresolv functionality has been added in 2.4.4 for FreeBSD and Linux.
 
Since many people had a problem with DNS resolving under *nix, a header translation roughly equivalent to POSIX libresolv functionality has been added in 2.4.4 for FreeBSD and Linux.
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== Example Code ==
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Example code is available in ''/usr/local/share/fpcsrc/packages/fcl-net/examples''.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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* [[Package_List|Packages List]]
 
* [[Package_List|Packages List]]
  
[[Category:Free Component Library]]
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== External links ==
[[Category:Packages]]
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[[Category:Networking]]
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* Pascal Warrior's Journey: [http://pascalgeek.blogspot.com/2012/06/encryption-decryption-and-asynchronous.html Encryption / Decryption and Asynchronous Socket Programming] June 24th, 2012.

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fcl-net is a package of the FCL that provides networking services, including the former netdb - DNS resolving, for *nix systems.

While this package is used (witnessed by a steady flow of bugreports), the progress is relatively slow, and the code a bit old.

It would already help tremendously if knowledgable users would contribute a few decent demoes. (that could also be used to test certain functionality).

Since many people had a problem with DNS resolving under *nix, a header translation roughly equivalent to POSIX libresolv functionality has been added in 2.4.4 for FreeBSD and Linux.

Example Code

Example code is available in /usr/local/share/fpcsrc/packages/fcl-net/examples.

See also

External links