Net::Domain

NET::DOMAIN(1)        User Contributed Perl Documentation       NET::DOMAIN(1)



NAME
       Net::Domain - Attempt to evaluate the current host's internet name and
       domain

SYNOPSIS
           use Net::Domain qw(hostname hostfqdn hostdomain);


DESCRIPTION
       Using various methods attempt to find the Fully Qualified Domain Name
       (FQDN) of the current host. From this determine the host-name and the
       host-domain.

       Each of the functions will return undef if the FQDN cannot be
       determined.

       hostfqdn ()
           Identify and return the FQDN of the current host.

       hostname ()
           Returns the smallest part of the FQDN which can be used to identify
           the host.

       hostdomain ()
           Returns the remainder of the FQDN after the hostname has been
           removed.

AUTHOR
       Graham Barr <bodg@tiuk.ti.com>.  Adapted from Sys::Hostname by David
       Sundstrom <sunds@asictest.sc.ti.com>

REVISION
       $Revision: 2.0 $

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (c) 1995 Graham Barr. All rights reserved.  This library is
       free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same
       terms as Perl itself.




3rd Berkeley Distribution    perl 5.003, patch 07               NET::DOMAIN(1)