non-BDB support for DLZ in Bind9?

PGNd dev at
Fri Mar 25 22:54:34 UTC 2016

On Fri, Mar 25, 2016, at 03:48 PM, Evan Hunt wrote:
> To use the runtime-linkable modules, all you need is "configure".
> (The "--with-dlopen" part is enabled by default already, and the
> others are unnecessary.)
> Then "cd contrib/dlz/modules/bdbhpt" (or whichever one you want to use),
> and run "make".  The resulting .so file needs to be put somewhere that
> named can find it.  There's a sample configuration in the "testing"
> subdirectory that you can use for guidance.

I'm a mite confused about what the summary's telling me then.

If I remove the 'unncessary' config items, the summary reports:

    Dynamically loadable zone (DLZ) drivers:

To my read, that says NO drivers will be dynamically loadable.

Or does it mean something else here?

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