Bind 9 is slow?

MJ php at
Wed Mar 16 08:24:07 UTC 2005

Thanks, would you please help me where to use -4 switch? I am using a
packaged version from


-----Original Message-----
From: James Herbert [mailto:lists at] 
Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 11:18 AM
To: bind-users at
Cc: MJ; 'Doug Barton'
Subject: Re: Bind 9 is slow?

MJ wrote:
> Thanks, but are you sure that 9.2.3 has a slowness problem?

It has a quite well-documented problem with trying to use IPv6 transport

even when it's not available.

To see if this is the problem try running 9.2.3 with the -4 switch.



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