how to compile bind9 without the buit-in root hint ?

Chris Thompson cet1 at
Mon Nov 14 14:15:35 UTC 2005

On Nov 14 2005, AINA ALAIN PATRICK(TRS) wrote:

>how i can rebuild bind9 without the built-in root hint ?

Replace lib/dns/rootns.c with something more to your liking first?

But it hardly seems worth the bother given that you can redefine 
the hints for the root zone in the configuration file.

Chris Thompson
Email: cet1 at

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