Bind 9 is slow?

James Herbert lists at
Sat Mar 19 13:01:51 UTC 2005

Jim Reid wrote:
>>>>>>"MJ" == MJ  <php at> writes:
>     MJ> Hi James and Scott, Many thanks for your hint, I should have
>     MJ> pay attention to this point earlier. I started my named daemon
>     MJ> as "/usr/local/sbin/named -4" and now it is no more slow.
> This is a kludge. It's not the right solution. So either fix your IPv6
> set-up or switch it off.

Absolutely. I suggested use of the -4 switch for troubleshooting 
purposes only. You should definitely investigate disabling IPv6 in your 
OS (solaris?) if you don't need it.

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