newbie master/slave questions

phn at phn at
Thu Jan 30 18:48:29 UTC 2003

Ray <tech13 at> wrote:

> what advantages are there in having 2 dns servers setup as a master/slave=
>  for=20
> all zones they control vs having 2 dns servers setup as master/master wit=
> h an=20
> outside script that copies the zone records periodicly and restarts bind =
> so=20
> it gets the changes?

A master/slave config has fewer details that might screw up. Generally, the
simpler something is done, the greater probability that it will work.

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