why doesn't rndc return exit status ?

Evan Hunt Evan_Hunt at isc.org
Sun May 25 16:40:57 UTC 2008

> BIND9 works asynchronously. It receives the request from rndc and works 
> on it and completes it later. Otherwise it could take a long time for 
> the request to complete. Take a request to reload a large zone. It may 
> take a while.

True, but adding an option to have rndc wait for a reply before exiting
could be workable.

Evan Hunt -- evan_hunt at isc.org
Internet Systems Consortium, Inc.

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