Problem resolving name.
barmar at alum.mit.edu
Fri Nov 12 00:01:07 UTC 2004
In article <cmvrlk$1toa$1 at sf1.isc.org>, Jim Reid <jim at rfc1035.com>
> >>>>> "Barry" == Barry Margolin <barmar at alum.mit.edu> writes:
> Barry> You can put a port number in the query-source option in
> Barry> named.conf. By default, it picks an unused high port.
> Minor nit: it's the OS, not the name server, that picks the unused
> high port number by default.
The name server has to choose whether to put a specific port or 0 in the
port field when calling bind(). Putting 0 there is the way an
application "picks an unused high port".
Barry Margolin, barmar at alum.mit.edu
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