Secondary Zone 'Raw' File format

Evan Hunt each at
Sat May 5 15:48:26 UTC 2012

> I understand as you say that its the wire format,  but for info is it
> proprietary or is it related to the message standards defined in RFC
> 1035<>.
>  or is it something else

It's not exactly RFC 1035 wire format; it's just similar.  There's no
formal specification for raw format zone files.

No part of BIND is proprietary:  it's BSD-licensed, any vendor who
wants to copy our file formats is free to do so.

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

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