BIND 9.11.4 dnstap not capturing updates

Robert Edmonds edmonds at
Fri Aug 3 20:18:45 UTC 2018

greg.rabil at wrote:
> Thanks Robert.  I've added a few lines of code to BIND's client.c source module to call dns_dt_send for updates with a type of AUTH_QUERY, and it works as expected.
> Is there any reason that you can think that it should not be part of the standard BIND dnstap support?  If not, I will gladly contribute my change to the ISC.
> Regards,
> Greg

I can't think of any reason not to have support for dnstap logging of
UPDATEs on the server side in BIND. It just wasn't a focus for the
original dnstap design work, which was very STD13 focused.

Robert Edmonds

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