Nsupdate installation

Mark_Andrews at isc.org Mark_Andrews at isc.org
Thu Oct 3 21:56:26 UTC 2002

> Hi,
> I would like to install the nsupdate utility to test the dynamic dns update
> feature on my hpux 11.0 system.
> I found it in bind 9.2.0 only. Do you know if nsupdate is available as a
> standalone product, so that I won't need to install the whole bind 9.2.0
> (actually I can't because another bind is installed and I can't overwrite it
> ....).
> Thank you in advance.
> Diego.

	Well BIND 9 will install into /usr/local by default.  It doesn't
	attempt to replace the system's version.  You can also just install
	nsupdate if you have done a build without "--with-libtool" (default).

	Note all BIND vesions that support UPDATE shipped with nsupdate.

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