bind-9.8.1: INSIST(! dns_rdataset _isassociated(sigrdataset)) failed

Adam Tkac atkac at
Wed Nov 16 12:57:59 UTC 2011

On 11/16/2011 01:35 PM, David Ford wrote:
> can we have a paradigm shift from ISC please?  instead of falling over
> dead with insist/assert, please bleat a warning and drop the problematic
> issue on the floor instead and press on with business.  many BIND DoS
> attacks (and zone typos) are very effective for just this reason.
> :)
+1. Something like kernel's BUG_ON() function & cleanup is better than
INSIST() & abort.

Regards, Adam

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