Bug 56295 - Dns.GetHostEntry(IP_OR_HOSTNAME) doesn't return resolved hostname !
Summary: Dns.GetHostEntry(IP_OR_HOSTNAME) doesn't return resolved hostname !
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 29279
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: System ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
: --- normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-05-12 15:13 UTC by Emin Kokalari
Modified: 2017-06-05 18:53 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Emin Kokalari 2017-05-12 15:13:00 UTC
IPHostEntry entry = Dns.GetHostEntry(;
string resolved_adress = entry.HostName;

those calls doesn't return or display at console debugging resolved adress , but just ""
Comment 1 Brendan Zagaeski (Xamarin Team, assistant) 2017-06-05 18:53:37 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 29279 ***