trigger point for new bug

Jack Tavares j.tavares at
Thu Nov 17 22:20:24 UTC 2011

So is it true that there is no way to make an existing bind server
(without this patch) safe from this?

Jack Tavares
"How many more can we sell with this button?"
From: at [ at] on behalf of Evan Hunt [each at]
Sent: Thursday, November 17, 2011 08:44
To: John Wobus
Cc: bind-users
Subject: Re: trigger point for new bug

> How about authoritative-only views?  I.e., if a query reaches
> the bind instance but is in a view that does not have caching,
> could it crash the instance? (I assume not.)

You're correct, that would be safe.  (But, obviously, if the
recursive view crashes, it's taking the authoritative one down
with it.)

Evan Hunt -- each at
Internet Systems Consortium, Inc.
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