host — Look up hostnames and optionally set DNS server values.
host [-s, --set
resolver] [--help] [--version] name...
set the resolver to use. The default is the one provided by the DHCP response.
display short helptext and exit
display commands version and exit
The host name to resolve.
Perform a DNS lookup.
Example 11.4. Using the host command to resolve an address.
>host www.simtec.co.uk www.simtec.co.uk is at 188.8.131.52 >