trigger point for new bug

Florian Weimer fweimer at
Mon Nov 21 09:01:41 UTC 2011

* Jack Tavares:

> Thank you again. And I agree that upgrading is the best option, however
> I was looking for any possible mitigations to the problem for the 
> (unfortunately unavoidable) period of time it will take vendors 
> to provide patched bind servers.

I don't think it's possible to filter the triggering packets without
putting some special-purpose code on the device, and then you can just
patch out the assert.

Florian Weimer                <fweimer at>
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