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First off, to write a Domain Name System client we first need to know what DNS actually does, it’s an integral part of the internet, yet not that many people are familiar with it.

To put simply DNS is responsible for resolving human-readable domain names into IP addresses of the server you’re trying to reach.

So when you are trying to go to Facebook or Google websites your request is first handled by DNS in order to reach the appropriate server. To view this in action you can open your terminal and type $ tracert on Windows machine or…

Martynas Rafanavicius

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