using dial on demand and bind

Thimo E thimo.e at
Thu Nov 18 16:46:03 UTC 1999


>         BIND 9 may address this issue as it has query restart capability.
>         BIND 8 does not (and will not have) query restart capability so
>         it needs to have the root nameservers primed at startup
>         periodically reprimed.
>         The dialup options effects zone transfers by clustering them all
>         at the same time.  It also allows slaves to know when the link
>         is up by sending gratuitious notify messages.

Isn't it possible to tell (or patch) named 8.2.2.x not trying to contact 
the forwarders (like in version 8.1.2) on startup ?

   Thimo E

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