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authorChristian Grothoff <>2018-03-03 22:05:37 +0100
committerChristian Grothoff <>2018-03-03 22:05:37 +0100
commit65377c3d9087635696f66b2444ef1d7eb39d4cd0 (patch)
tree14ff5999de78cf717e6e7b4541f469d1b24b243d /doc/man/gnunet-gns.1
parentcd2b8b467b218dfdd2d5124ad2d835161f3a2b1a (diff)
eliminate .gnu from GNS
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1 files changed, 9 insertions, 10 deletions
diff --git a/doc/man/gnunet-gns.1 b/doc/man/gnunet-gns.1
index 5fabc14f3..a6f27479a 100644
--- a/doc/man/gnunet-gns.1
+++ b/doc/man/gnunet-gns.1
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
-.TH GNUNET\-GNS 1 "Aug 23, 2013" "GNUnet"
+.TH GNUNET\-GNS 1 "Mar 23, 2018" "GNUnet"
-gnunet\-gns \- Access to GNUnet Name Service
+gnunet\-gns \- Access to GNU Name System
.B gnunet\-gns
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ gnunet\-gns \- Access to GNUnet Name Service
-\fBgnunet\-gns\fP can be used to lookup and process GNUnet Name Service names.
+\fBgnunet\-gns\fP can be used to lookup and process GNU Name Service names.
@@ -30,10 +30,7 @@ Use LOGLEVEL for logging. Valid values are DEBUG, INFO, WARNING and ERROR.
.IP "\-u NAME, \-\-lookup=NAME"
Name to lookup.
-Resolve the specified name using the GNUnet Name System.
-.IP "\-p PKEY, \-\-public-key=PKEY"
-Public key of the zone to perform the lookup in. This option should be used if the lookup is to be performed against a zone not controlled by this peer (alternatively, you could pass a ".zkey" for the name).
+Resolve the specified name using the GNU Name System.
.IP "\-T DELAY, \-\-timeout=DELAY"
Set the timeout to DELAY. By default, gnunet\-gns will continue to try to resolve the name until there is a definitive answer or until the user aborts with CTRL\-C.
@@ -44,13 +41,15 @@ Supported TYPE's are: A, AAAA, CNAME, NS, PKEY, PSEU, TLSA, SRV, SOA, MX, LEHO,
Defaults to "A".
-.IP "\-z NAME, \-\-zone=NAME"
-Name of the ego of the zone to lookup the record in. The public key associated with the ego will be used for the zone.
.IP "\-v, \-\-version"
Print GNUnet version number.
+gnunet\-gns will return 0 on success, 1 on internal failures, 2 on launch failures,
+3 if the given name is not configured to use GNS, and 4 on timeout.
Report bugs by using Mantis <> or by sending electronic mail to <gnunet\>