XP has a DNS Server?

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Sun Jan 19 01:53:49 UTC 2003

At 08:32 PM 1/18/03, Bill Manning wrote:

>% At 05:42 PM 1/15/03, Bill Manning wrote:
>% >% Does XP professional have a DNS Server which you can use instead of Bind?
>% >%
>% >% Josechu
>% >
>% >         yes. there are some interoperability issues however.
>% Outside of BIND I'm not aware of any.  Care to say what they are?
>% Danny
>         RFC 2845 support comes to mind.

He was asking about DNS servers running on XP Pro. Microsoft's DNS
products only run on Servers: NT Server, 2K Server, .NET server, etc.
It had nothing to do with TSIG.

BIND is the only one that I'm aware of that runs on NT Workstation,
W2K Pro, XP Pro, XP Amateur Edition (aka Home edition).


>Opinions expressed may not even be mine by the time you read them, and
>certainly don't reflect those of any other entity (legal or otherwise).

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