Introduction – General purpose DNS querying and packet parsing


  • Eric Kilfoil

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The Net_DNS class provides DNS packet manipulation methods and the ability to send and receive packets to/from nameservers. Any type of DNS packet can be created, including RFC 2136 style DNS UPDATE packets.

The current list of supported RR types are:

  • A

  • AAAA

  • A



  • MX


  • NS

  • PTR

  • SOA

  • SRV

  • TSIG

  • TXT

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