BIND 9.3.0beta3 is now available.
Mark_Andrews at isc.org
Sat May 1 07:05:57 UTC 2004
BIND 9.3.0beta3 is now available.
BIND 9.3.0beta3 is a beta release candidate for BIND 9.3.
BIND 9.3.0 has a number of new features over 9.2,
DNSSEC is now DS based.
DNSSEC lookaside validation (experimental).
check-names is now implemented.
rrset-order in more complete.
IPv4/IPv6 transition support, dual-stack-servers.
IXFR deltas can now be generated when loading master files,
It is now possible to specify the size of a journal, max-journal-size.
It is now possible to define a named set of master servers to be
used in masters clause, masters.
The advertised EDNS UDP size can now be set, edns-udp-size.
allow-v6-synthesis has been obsoleted.
* Zones containing MD and MF will now be rejected.
* dig, nslookup name. now report "Not Implemented" as
NOTIMP rather than NOTIMPL. This will have impact on scripts
that are looking for NOTIMPL.
libbind: corresponds to that from BIND 8.4.5.
BIND 9.3.0beta3 can be downloaded from
The PGP signature of the distribution is at
The signature was generated with the ISC public key, which is
available at <http://www.isc.org/ISC/isckey.txt>.
A binary kit for Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000 is at
The PGP signature of the binary kit for Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000 is at
The top of CHANGES contains:
--- 9.3.0beta3 released ---
1624. [bug] zonemgr_putio() call should be locked. [RT# 11163]
1623. [bug] A serial number of zero was being displayed in the
"sending notifies" log message when also-notify was
used. [RT #11177]
1622. [func] probe the system to see if IPV6_(RECV)PKTINFO is
available, and suppress wildcard binding if not.
1621. [bug] match-destinations did not work for IPv6 TCP queries.
1620. [func] When loading a zone report if it is signed. [RT #11149]
1619. [bug] Missing ISC_LIST_UNLINK in end_reserved_dispatches().
1618. [bug] Fencepost errors in dns_name_ishostname() and
dns_name_ismailbox() could trigger a INSIST().
1617. [port] win32: VC++ 6.0 support.
1616. [compat] Ensure that named's version is visible in the core
dump. [RT #11127]
1615. [port] Define ISC_SOCKADDR_LEN_T based on _BSD_SOCKLEN_T_ if
it is defined.
1614. [port] win32: silence resource limit messages. [RT# 11101]
1613. [bug] Builds would fail on machines w/o a if_nametoindex().
Missing #ifdef ISC_PLATFORM_HAVEIFNAMETOINDEX/#endif.
1612. [bug] check-names at the option/view level could trigger
an INSIST. [RT# 11116]
1611. [bug] solaris: IPv6 interface scanning failed to cope with
no active IPv6 interfaces.
1610. [bug] On dual stack machines "dig -b" failed to set the
address type to be looked up with "@server".
1600. [bug] Duplicate zone pre-load checks were not case
1599. [bug] Fix memory leak on error path when checking named.conf.
1598. [func] Specify that certain parts of the namespace must
be secure (dnssec-must-be-secure).
--- 9.3.0beta2 released ---
1609. [func] dig now has support to chase DNSSEC signature chains.
Requires -DDIG_SIGCHASE=1 to be set in STD_CDEFINES.
1608. [func] dig and host now accept -4/-6 to select IP transport
to use when making queries.
1607. [bug] dig, host and nslookup were still using random()
to generate query ids. [RT# 11013]
1604. [bug] A xfrout_ctx_create() failure would result in
xfrout_ctx_destroy() being called with a
partially initialized structure.
1603. [bug] nsupdate: set interactive based on isatty().
1602. [bug] Logging to a file failed unless a size was specified.
1601. [bug] Silence spurious warning 'both "recursion no;" and
"allow-recursion" active' warning from view "_bind".
1594. [bug] 'rndc dumpdb' could prevent named from answering
queries while the dump was in progress. [RT #10565]
1593. [bug] rndc should return "unknown command" to unknown
commands. [RT# 10642]
--- 9.3.0beta1 released ---
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