Bind 9 is slow? Please help
php at cyberia.net.sa
Mon Mar 21 16:53:04 UTC 2005
I have read so many times that --disable-Ipv6 is not a valid option,
therefore I need comments from experts. Anyways I will try and post my
From: Jim Reid [mailto:jim at rfc1035.com]
Sent: Monday, March 21, 2005 7:42 PM
Cc: bind-users at isc.org
Subject: Re: Bind 9 is slow? Please help
>>>>> "MJ" == MJ <php at cyberia.net.sa> writes:
MJ> Hi, I am repeating my issue as I am in need of quick help.
So let's repeat the answers you have already received.... :-)
MJ> I have installed bind 9.3.1 on Solaris 8 (IPv6 on Solaris is
MJ> not enabled) , it was taking long time to resolve the
MJ> names. As per some suggestion on this list I started named
MJ> with -4 option and it solved the problem, now I have following
MJ> two questions.
MJ> 1- Is this the right solution of this problem?
No. It's a kludge that doesn't address the underlying problem.
MJ> Any disadvantages of using -4 option?
MJ> 2- If I recompile the bind with --disable-Ipv6, will it help?
Why don't you try it and tell us if it does or not?
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