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Re: [Bug-wget] Feature Request or How To Request

From: Micah Cowan
Subject: Re: [Bug-wget] Feature Request or How To Request
Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 13:53:52 -0800
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address@hidden wrote:
> Hi Everybody.
> I would like to use wget in the following way:
> wget --spider http://www.mydomain.com:9080/ --no-dns-cache
> --dns-server-one=
> wget --spider http://www.mydomain.com:9080/ --no-dns-cache
> --dns-server-one= --dns-server-two=
> So that wget can resolve the domain name and cname / address from
> another DNS server, just in case the local server WGET is running on
> has mirrored or backup or alternative DNS records, that also might
> contain the www.mydomain.com, but given the actual TEST case the
> www.mydomain.com is not the actual intended test server.  The remote DNS
> server will have the appropriate www / address / cname record.

If you have root access, you can of course just modify /etc/resolv.conf.

Wget doesn't do anything fancy, just uses the system library name-lookup

Micah J. Cowan
Programmer, musician, typesetting enthusiast, gamer.
Maintainer of GNU Wget and GNU Teseq

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