Migrating BIND to new hardware

Church, Simon schurch at lifemasters.com
Mon Nov 28 22:19:15 UTC 2005

We currently use version 6.07. What specifically do you mean by changes
to the config/zone files? Is there a good doc on the steps involved in
upgrading BIND to the latest version and what if any changes need to be

-----Original Message-----
From: bind-users-bounce at isc.org [mailto:bind-users-bounce at isc.org] On
Behalf Of Jim McAtee
Sent: Monday, November 28, 2005 2:04 PM
To: comp-protocols-dns-bind at isc.org
Subject: Re: Migrating BIND to new hardware

Depends on which version you're coming from.  I'd upgrade BIND on the
old hardware first, then make any necessary changes to config or zone
After you're sure everything is operating properly it's just a matter of
moving those files to the new server.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Church, Simon" <schurch at lifemasters.com>
To: <comp-protocols-dns-bind at isc.org>
Sent: Monday, November 28, 2005 2:07 PM
Subject: Migrating BIND to new hardware

> Hello,
> I have an older version of BIND that I would like to move to new
> hardware and upgrade at the same time if possible. Does anyone have a
> document that outlines the steps in moving BIND to new hardware? Also,
> when is the best time to upgrade the software during this process? 

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