Master Zones and bind99

Mark Andrews marka at
Tue Mar 12 21:04:15 UTC 2013

In message <201303122010.r2CKAKhB003960 at>, Martin McCormick wri
> 	We just upgraded a couple of slave DNS's from bind97 to
> bind99 and I noticed a lot of messages like:
> 12-Mar-2013 14:36:01.777 zone loading from master file /etc/n
> amedb/slave/ failed: not implemented
> 	Since this is a slave, it appears to have fixed itself
> by downloading all its zones again. What should we expect from a
> master DNS?
> 	Martin McCormick
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The default slave file format in now raw.  This loads faster than text.
Master files are still text format.

Mark Andrews, ISC
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