[bind10-dev] Resolver skeleton, location of logic, and plans/discussionstarter for that

Shane Kerr shane at isc.org
Tue Jan 25 13:52:58 UTC 2011


Likun,

On Tue, 2011-01-25 at 21:11 +0800, Likun Zhang wrote:
> > I would also add that the term "query" is also ambiguous in the resolver.  Is a
> > query the packet that the server has received from the client or the packet that it
> > has sent to an authoritative server?  (Yes it's both, but we continually need to
> > be clear about what we are referring to.)  Perhaps we should use the term
> > "query" to mean the query received from the client and "fetch" for the queries
> > made on the client's behalf?
> 
> Yes, +1
> 
> I would like to see we have wiki page for the terminologies(and it's context )
> we used in our code and documents.

Good idea.

Done:

http://bind10.isc.org/wiki/Terminology

Please update as we invent new terminology. :)

--
Shane




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