Bug 120024 - resolver(5) and hosts(5) need updated for IPv6
Summary: resolver(5) and hosts(5) need updated for IPv6
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Manual Pages (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-bugs (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-01-26 23:00 UTC by Rebecca Cran
Modified: 2020-08-19 23:07 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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proposed patch (1.71 KB, patch)
2020-08-19 19:34 UTC, Evgeniy Khramtsov
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Description Rebecca Cran freebsd_committer 2008-01-26 23:00:02 UTC
Both resolver(5) and hosts(5) say the addresses are specified in dot notation.  Since IPv6 addresses are colon-delimited this is no longer valid.

How-To-Repeat: 'man 5 resolver' and 'man 5 hosts'.
Comment 1 Eitan Adler freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2017-12-31 08:00:54 UTC
For bugs matching the following criteria:

Status: In Progress Changed: (is less than) 2014-06-01

Reset to default assignee and clear in-progress tags.

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Comment 2 Evgeniy Khramtsov 2020-08-19 19:34:30 UTC
Created attachment 217351 [details]
proposed patch
Comment 3 Evgeniy Khramtsov 2020-08-19 23:07:46 UTC
s/specified using either/specified either in