Commit 938fc814 authored by Mark Andrews's avatar Mark Andrews

document that nslookup defaults to A + AAAA lookups

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......@@ -308,7 +308,7 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
The class specifies the protocol group of the information.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = IN; abbreviation = cl)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -318,10 +318,10 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
<term><constant><replaceable><optional>no</optional></replaceable>debug</constant></term>
<listitem>
<para>
Turn on or off the display of the full response packet and
any intermediate response packets when searching.
Turn on or off the display of the full response packet and
any intermediate response packets when searching.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = nodebug; abbreviation = <optional>no</optional>deb)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -332,9 +332,9 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
<listitem>
<para>
Turn debugging mode on or off. This displays more about
what nslookup is doing.
what nslookup is doing.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = nod2)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -358,7 +358,7 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
names in the domain search list to the request until an
answer is received.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = search)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -370,7 +370,7 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
<para>
Change the default TCP/UDP name server port to <replaceable>value</replaceable>.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = 53; abbreviation = po)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -389,9 +389,15 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
<para>
Change the type of the information query.
</para>
<para>
(Default = A; abbreviations = q, ty)
<para>
(Default = A and then AAAA; abbreviations = q, ty)
</para>
<para>
<emphasis role="bold">Note:</emphasis> It is
only possible to specify one query type, only
the default behavior looks up both when an
alternative is not specified.
</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
......@@ -403,7 +409,7 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
have the
information.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = recurse; abbreviation = [no]rec)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -413,9 +419,9 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
<term><constant>ndots=</constant><replaceable>number</replaceable></term>
<listitem>
<para>
Set the number of dots (label separators) in a domain
that will disable searching. Absolute names always
stop searching.
Set the number of dots (label separators) in a domain
that will disable searching. Absolute names always
stop searching.
</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
......@@ -446,7 +452,7 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
Always use a virtual circuit when sending requests to the
server.
</para>
<para>
<para>
(Default = novc)
</para>
</listitem>
......@@ -456,15 +462,15 @@ nslookup -query=hinfo -timeout=10
<term><constant><replaceable><optional>no</optional></replaceable>fail</constant></term>
<listitem>
<para>
Try the next nameserver if a nameserver responds with
SERVFAIL or a referral (nofail) or terminate query
(fail) on such a response.
</para>
<para>
Try the next nameserver if a nameserver responds with
SERVFAIL or a referral (nofail) or terminate query
(fail) on such a response.
</para>
<para>
(Default = nofail)
</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</variablelist>
</para>
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