No Slave Servers?

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Wed Jun 29 19:35:54 UTC 2005

On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 10:42:57AM -0500,
 John McGowan <mcgowan at> wrote 
 a message of 18 lines which said:

> Our process is to checkout the repository, make the appropriate
> changes, check in the changes, and do an "ant push" to push all the
> files to all of our dns servers.

This is perfectly reasonable and some TLD already do the same (".com"
probably does it because AXFR would be too slow, other TLD do it
because they find simpler to run the zone generator on each name
server). Nobody said that you *must* use AXFR, rsync and similar
techniques are fine, too.

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