compile problems on Mac OS X (with XCode 1.2 and BIND9)

Vern Paxson vern at
Tue Jul 20 00:39:19 PDT 2004

> What I'm doing in the attached patch is
> 1. check whether you're running Darwin
> 2. if so, test whether just including arpa/nameser.h gives you HEADER
> 3. if 2 fails, include arpa/nameser_compat.h and use -lresolv instead of
> /usr/lib/libresolv.a

Thanks, I've integrated this and it'll be included in the next release.
My Darwin setup is evidently a bit unusual (since I didn't encounter the
problems that Ruoming & Brian did), so if others can please test this when
it goes out, I'd appreciate it.


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