BIND 9.9.0a2 is now available

Susan Graves sgraves at
Fri Sep 30 05:22:49 UTC 2011


    BIND 9.9.0a2 is the second alpha development release of BIND 9.9.

    This document summarizes changes from BIND 9.9.0a1 to BIND 9.9.0a2.


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The Rel Notes are in the tarball and summarized here:

Changes since 9.9.0a1

3155. [bug] Fixed a build failure when using contrib DLZ drivers (e.g., 
mysql, postgresql, etc). [RT #25710]

3154. [bug] Attempting to print an empty rdataset could trigger an 
assert. [RT #25452]

3153. [func] Extend request-ixfr to zone level and remove the side 
effect of forcing an AXFR. [RT #25156]

3152. [cleanup] Some versions of gcc and clang failed due to incorrect 
use of __builtin_expect. [RT #25183]

3151. [bug] Queries for type RRSIG or SIG could be handled incorrectly. 
[RT #21050]

3150. [func] Improved startup and reconfiguration time by enabling zones 
to load in multiple threads. [RT #25333]

3149. [placeholder]

3148. [bug] Processing of normal queries could be stalled when 
forwarding a UPDATE message. [RT #24711]

3147. [func] Initial inline signing support. [RT #23657]

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