restructuring/redesigning BIND (was Re: 9.2.5 db causes high cpu?)
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Tue Feb 22 22:02:25 UTC 2005
At 3:34 PM -0600 2005-02-22, Chan Wilson wrote:
> Well.... yeah, ok. But I still think it takes too long to load zone
> files and answer queries. The fact that named blocks completely until
> all zones are loaded is annoying.
That's BIND-8. BIND-9, at least with threading enabled, will
start answering queries immediately on startup. I consider this to
be one of the many advantages that BIND-9 has over BIND-8.
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