"ls" doesn't work for nslookup

Joseph S D Yao jsdy at cospo.osis.gov
Thu Mar 29 20:44:17 UTC 2001

BIND 9 contains a massively castrated version of 'nslookup', largely
because they didn't want to include it at all.  Granted, classic
'nslookup' did some things differently from regular DNS.  However, it
is the commonly-used and documented diagnostic tool.

I keep hoping for time to create a "good" nslookup.  ;-)  Meanwhile,
don't expect BIND 9's 'nslookup' to behave other than as documented in
the package, and particularly not like classic 'nslookup'.

Joe Yao				jsdy at cospo.osis.gov - Joseph S. D. Yao
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