Version help

Robert Moskowitz rgm at
Thu Oct 14 14:19:50 UTC 2004

I know this is the Bind9 list, but...

I have been running the ISC Bind on NT for some years.  It is behind a 

I am building a LINUX system with the latest Bind 9 (ran up2date yesterday) 
to replace it.

I want to determine the version of Bind on the NT system.  I am pretty sure 
it is 8.something.  That I did upgrade from 4.9

I am working on setting up a CIDRed reverse lookup per RFC 2317.  It is 
working with Bind9 on LINUX.

Now that I understand how this works, I want to set it up on my NT's Bind 
(the LINUX system still needs Samba and Openldap set up before the switch 

I can't get it to work, the reverse  zones are coming up with nothing in 
the SOA (when I do a dumpdb) and no RRs.  That is why I want the version 
number so I can effectively trouble shoot this.

Thank you in advance

Barrs Law of Recursive futility
         If you're smart enough to use one of these....
        can probably manage without one!

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