Introduction to c-ares

c-ares is a C library for asynchronous DNS requests.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-9.0 platform.

Package Information

Installation of c-ares

Install c-ares by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static &&

This package does not include a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.


Installed Library: libcares.so

Short Descriptions


A C library for asynchronous DNS requests.

Last updated on 2019-08-16 23:26:32 -0700