Version statement...

sthaug at sthaug at
Sun Aug 19 16:35:49 UTC 2012

> I have since learned that you get different version output from dig,
> named -v, and a dns query and the version statement only affects
> specific outputs.

What is the difference between using dig and a DNS query?

I expect the same result from using dig to query for "version.bind
chaos txt" and using any *other* client to perform the same query.
Do you have any indication this is not happening?

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at

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