Keep "starting BIND 9.1.0" out of syslog?

Pete Ehlke pde at
Fri Dec 10 22:57:42 UTC 2004

On Fri Dec 10, 2004 at 13:44:04 -0800, george_jenior at wrote:
>We're running BIND 9.1.0. There is a requirement to not have the BIND
>version logged to syslog. (But they still want other messages to go to
Assuming that this 'requirement' comes from your security group, their
priorities are severely misplaced. You're running a significantly
outdated version of BIND will well-known and serious bugs. 

Update to a current version, and trust the people who can read your
system logs. 

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