There is a term called ahostsv4 in the Linux documentation of man getent. What is the usage of it?

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    Do you mean ahostsv4, as found in man getent? You already know it relates to getent, based on your usage of the tag. – Kevin Kruse Apr 17 at 18:00
  • Yes. I'm new to the Linux environment. I need to know why we use ahostsv4 with getent. Because man page description is not clear to me. – Rumado Apr 17 at 20:13

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