Re: DNS-SD support in gnome-vfs

On Fri, 2004-07-16 at 20:56, Murray Cumming wrote:
> Also, in GnomeVFSDNSSDResolveCallback:
> - Is text_raw ASCII or UTF-8?
> - Is text_raw_len the count of bytes, or the count of characters?

text_raw it the DNS record in raw form. Its not a c-string, but rather a
sequence of pascal-like strings. See the DNS-SD RFC for the details. For
the case of e.g. a c++ binding, consider it an opaque memory area with
length given in bytes. 

If you want the text record parsed, use the "text" hashtable.

Most other strings in the API are UTF-8 though (the DNS-SD RFC defines
them as such), except type, which needs to be one of the registered
types on

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