Subject: Re: your mail
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/13/1999 18:50:02
Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Dec 1999, nm wrote:
> > I have always had confidence in the security of NetBSD systems
> > (as much confidence if not a little more than I place in any OS).
> > I expected to see bind patches here but is the bind in NetBSD 1.4.1
> > not affected?
> The latest bind8, bind-8.2.2-p5, has been pulled up to the netbsd-1-4
> _branch_. You can help with testing the upcoming 1.4.2 _release_ by
> updating your sources to the "-rnetbsd-1-4" tag via cvsup or anoncvs.
> See the web page for mirrors and methods.
> Otherwise, expect to see a 1.4.1->1.4.2 patch under the 1.4.2
> directory, whenever 1.4.2 is released.

You can also upgrade bind programs via pkgsrc, there is some bind8
package around (can't tell name from top of my head though).

Jaromir Dolecek