Net::DNS::FAQ - Frequently Asked Net::DNS Questions
This document serves to answer the most frequently asked questions on both the
Net::DNS Mailing List and those sent to the author.
The latest version of this FAQ can be found at
Net::DNS is a perl implementation of a DNS resolver.
Test::More is part of the Test-Simple package, by Michael G Schwern. You should
be able to find the distribution at
The short answer is, do not use query()
. $resolver-> send()
will always return the response packet, as long as a response was received.
The longer answer is that query()
is modeled after the res_query()
function from the libresolv C library, which has similar behavior.
$Id: FAQ.pod 1709 2018-09-07 08:03:09Z willem $