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RE: sorry to ruin several of your evenings...
> From: Paul Vixie [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] > Sent: Saturday, January 27, 2001 9:55 PM > email@example.com (Adam Rothschild) writes: > > > Not to disrespect Mr. Vixie, or detract from the operational content > > of the original post, but I'd like to recommend another solution to > > these recently reported security holes in BIND: install djbdns > > <http://www.djbdns.org/>. > > No disrespect taken. The README for 8.2.3 says: > > Note that BIND 8 is in "end-of-life", having been > replaced by BIND 9. > See http://www.isc.org/ for more details. > > And indeed, BIND 9 has been in preparation for several years, > has been in an > extended test release phase for the last 6 or 8 months, and > with the release > of 9.1.0 a few weeks ago, is a far better choice than BIND > 8.2.3 for most > systems. It's also compatible with BIND 8's configuration > file syntax. Thank you Paul, the web-site wasn't clear on that. Therefor, I haven't even looked at it much.