AD and dynamic updates

Cricket Liu cricket at
Sun Mar 19 20:34:57 UTC 2000

> Please, which version of BIND DNS will work with Microsoft's Active
> Directory and dynamic updates?  I read in one place it's version 8.2.1,in
> another place version 8.1.2.  Which is standard and what is in draft at
> point in time. Will continue searching RFCs..

BIND 8.1 is the first version that supports dynamic updates.  BIND
has supported SRV records, which Windows 2000 requires, as far
back as 4.9.5.

That said, 8.1 isn't a great version of BIND.  I'd recommend just using
the latest version, 8.2.2-P5.


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