Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 233851
resolveip fails on hostnames with a leading digit
Last modified: 2013-07-02 23:12:55 EDT
Description of problem:
resolveip produce incorrect result if given a hostname starting with a digit
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happens every time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. resolveip 42.kasperd.net
IP address of 42.kasperd.net is 126.96.36.199
Created attachment 150849 [details]
Fix the bug by using inet_aton rather than the obsolete inet_addr function
I would suggest filing this upstream at bugs.mysql.com --- AFAICS it is not a bug in our packaging of
It isn't a Fedora fault, and upstream URL is here now.
Thanks for filing it with the proper people.