BIND 9.8.2 is now available

Evan Hunt each at
Tue Apr 10 20:21:53 UTC 2012

> In order to save me poring through lots of archives and posts for the answer
> to a simple question: Are there any differences between 9.7x and 9.8x that
> require a change in named.conf configuration? The bottom line is that if I
> want to upgrade from 9.7 to 9.8, are there any "Gotchas" that I need to know
> about?
> What I have in mind is something like the change in default recursive query
> functionality that occurred between 9.3 and 9.4, not new features. If there
> are, just let me know the area to research and I'll get the details myself.

There were new configuration options added, but as far as I can
recall, none of them were removed or changed in particularly
dramatic ways.

The 9.8.0 release notes covered all the feature changes between
9.7 and 9.8; you might want to review them:

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

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