Kerberos 1.4 to require bind8 or newer
Jacques A. Vidrine
nectar at FreeBSD.org
Sat Sep 18 12:04:38 EDT 2004
On Fri, Sep 17, 2004 at 12:23:28PM -0400, Sam Hartman wrote:
> >>>>> "Jacques" == Jacques A Vidrine <nectar at FreeBSD.org> writes:
> Jacques> Could you describe (maybe on the list) what it is you
> Jacques> need from BIND 8? For example, on BSD we ship BIND 8 or
> Jacques> BIND 9 named, but the resolver is really neither ... it's
> Jacques> probably closer to BIND 4, and I don't believe there is
> Jacques> any possibility of making major changes to the resovler
> Jacques> in FreeBSD 4.x or 5.x. However, if I can understand
> Jacques> better what is needed, it may not be that big a deal to
> Jacques> cope.
> we need res_search, the ns_* API for parsing DNS packets and the
> appropriate declarations to make it all compile cleanly.
> we are dropping support to parse DNS packets ourselves.
OK, FreeBSD has these interfaces since around 3.0.
I think that NetBSD-current has them now, but no previous release of
I don't think OpenBSD has them.
Jacques A Vidrine / NTT/Verio
nectar at celabo.org / jvidrine at verio.net / nectar at FreeBSD.org
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