Retrieve DNS records

1.4.3 2019-11-30 18:38 UTC

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This package contains a class that can fetch DNS records.

$dns = new Spatie\Dns\Dns('');

$dns->getRecords(); // returns all available dns records

$dns->getRecords('A'); // returns only A records


If you do not have dig installed you will need it.

You can install the package via composer:

composer require spatie/dns


The class can get these record types: A, AAAA, CNAME, NS, SOA, MX, SRV, TXT, DNSKEY, CAA, NAPTR.

$dns = new Spatie\Dns\Dns('');

$dns->getRecords(); // returns all records

$dns->getRecords('A'); // returns only A records
$dns->getRecords('MX'); // returns only MX records

$dns->getRecords('A', 'MX'); // returns both A and MX records
$dns->getRecords(['A', 'MX']); // returns both A and MX records


composer test


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