bind 9

Cricket Liu cricket at
Thu Oct 18 01:23:38 UTC 2001

> > Dynamic Update & Incremental zone transfers are available only in bind9
> > in bind8 ?
> Dynamic Update is certainly available in BIND 8. I'm still using BIND 8
> exclusively for my production DNS servers, and I use Dynamic Update for
> *all* changes to the DNS database.
> As for IXFR, I've experimented a little bit with it in BIND 8, but not had
> much luck. There's no big hurry for us to adopt IXFR, so next time I take
> crack at it will probably be after I've upgraded everything to BIND 9.

IXFR should work in versions of BIND 8 from 8.2.3 on.


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