Secondary Zone 'Raw' File format
each at isc.org
Fri May 4 17:47:18 UTC 2012
> The other things that changed in BIND 9.9 is that there is a new version
> of the "raw" format (as in "-F raw=1" versus "-F raw=0" in named-checkzone,
> q.v. its man page).
You're right, I forgot that bit.
> What was the motivation for that change?
It's for inline signing. Raw format 1 has an extended header that includes
the serial number of the zone from which it was generated. This lets us
resynchronoize the unsigned and signed versions of an inline-signing zone,
in the event that, for example, you update the original zone file and
Evan Hunt -- each at isc.org
Internet Systems Consortium, Inc.
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