BIND8 was adding glue NS records to parent zones

Mark Andrews Mark_Andrews at
Fri Dec 21 12:45:00 UTC 2007

> Hello,
> when we were using BIND87, we have notriced that NS records from zones were
> added to parent zones as glue (at lease when both zones were master), e.g.
> NS records for were added to
> This way we didn't have to maintain glue records
> (I know it's not correct but it was easy and worked...)
> With upgrade to BIND9 this functionality disappeared. I was searching for
> any information about this but I was unlycky. Can anyone point me to where
> is this documented (if it is?)

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