Net::DNS::RR::OPT - DNS OPT resource record
use Net::DNS; $opt = new Net::DNS::RR( type => "OPT", flags => 0x8000, # extended flags rcode => 0, # extended RCODE size => 1280, # UDP payload size );
EDNS OPT pseudo resource record.
The OPT record supports EDNS protocol extensions and is not intended to be created, accessed or modified directly by user applications.
All access to EDNS features is performed indirectly by operations on the packet header. The underlying mechanism is entirely hidden from the user.
The available methods are those inherited from the base class augmented by the type-specific methods defined in this package.
Use of undocumented package features or direct access to internal data structures is discouraged and could result in program termination or other unpredictable behaviour.
$version = $rr->version;
The version of EDNS used by this OPT record.
$size = $packet->edns->size; $more = $packet->edns->size(1280);
size() advertises the maximum size (octets) of UDP packet that can be reassembled in the network stack of the originating host.
$extended_rcode = $packet->header->rcode; $incomplete_rcode = $packet->edns->rcode;
The 12 bit extended RCODE. The most significant 8 bits reside in the OPT record. The least significant 4 bits can only be obtained from the packet header.
$edns_flags = $packet->edns->flags; $do = $packet->header->do; $packet->header->do(1);
16 bit field containing EDNS extended header flags.
@option = $packet->edns->options; $octets = $packet->edns->option($option_code); $packet->edns->option( NSID => 'value' ); $packet->edns->option( 3 => 'value' );
When called in a list context, options() returns a list of option codes found in the OPT record.
When called with a single argument, option() returns the octet string corresponding to the specified option. The function value is undefined if the specified option is absent.
Options can be changed by providing an argument list containing one or more (name => value) pairs to be added or modified. The effect of such changes is cumulative. An option is deleted if the value is undefined.
Copyright (c)2001,2002 RIPE NCC. Author Olaf M. Kolkman.
Portions Copyright (c)2012 Dick Franks.
Package template (c)2009,2012 O.M.Kolkman and R.W.Franks.
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