messages from 8.2.2-t7b

Sam Wilson Sam.Wilson at
Tue Nov 2 18:01:20 UTC 1999

In article <199910220142.LAA05950 at>, Mark_Andrews at wrote:

>        BIND 8.2.2 is now released.
>        Add "$TTL <soa_minimum_value>" to the start of all zone files.

People are bringing this one up often enough that it would be polite (and
self-defensive) of the BIND developers to improve the error message for
this one - something along the lines of "BIND 8.2 requires $TTL at the
head of each zone file - see <http://...>".

Sam Wilson
Network Services Division, Computing Services
The University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

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