[Project_owners] Problem with PHP gethostbyname()

Jesper Staun Hansen jesper at selvet.dk
Sun Dec 16 13:23:53 PST 2007


What would this simple test return:
|<?php
$ip = gethostbyname('www.example.com');

echo $ip;
?>

I dont remember if there's a difference between using " or '

|


David White wrote:
> Can anyone help me here? If my code invokes gethostbyname("crap.crap"),
>
> it does not return the unmodified input (which should be crap.crap). 
> Instead it returns the IP of the server on which the code runs (in this
>
> case 140.211.166.81). This does not seem at all correct. Of course, the
>
> call should fail but the manual says that the return result should be
> in 
> unmodified input in case of failure. Thanks,
>
> David
>
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