Usage of BIND in TLDs

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Wed Nov 17 10:51:49 UTC 2004

On Wed, Nov 17, 2004 at 11:40:26AM +0100,
 Bruce Campbell <bruce.campbell at> wrote 
 a message of 38 lines which said:

> Of the 258 TLDs at the moment, 245 of them use BIND for one or more
> of their listed nameservers,

Remember that most ccTLD have at least one secondary nameserver they
do not control (for resiliency) so the choice is not completely in
their hands.

> 	NSD			23
> ( Note that a given nameserver may serve multiple TLDs, 

Indeed, when we switched from BIND to NSD, we changed the
statistics a lot :-)

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