getting a later-version of BIND on various linux OS's

John Thurston john.thurston at
Tue Nov 10 18:44:43 UTC 2020

On 11/8/2020 10:18 PM, Rob McEwen wrote:
> is there an */easier/simpler/* way to get the most common linux 
> operating systems (Debian, Ubuntu, CentOs, etc) - to a later version of 
> BIND - beyond what auto-installs when you issue a command like "apt-get 
> install bind9" - but /without/ having to download and compile the source 
> code?

Please take a look at the ISC "Software Collection":

We use those packages with CentOS 7 and 8 to deliver ISC BIND 9.11 and 9.16.

Do things because you should, not just because you can.

John Thurston    907-465-8591
John.Thurston at
Department of Administration
State of Alaska

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