Subject: Re: BIND8 upgrade?
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Chris Pinnock <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/28/2004 14:57:49
On Mon, Jan 26, 2004 at 04:04:15PM +0900, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:
> 	question.  do we want BIND 8.4.4 (latest version on 8.4 branch)
> 	or would like to stay on BIND 8.3 branch?
> 	staying in 8.3 branch would make things easier for releng-1-6 folks
> 	i guess.  if we move to 8.4.4 IPv6 transport will be supported (which
> 	is REALLY GOOD to me), but may impose some pain to releng-1-6 folks.
> 	on BIND9, we are still waiting for BIND 9.3 branch release.  BIND 9.2
> 	has various drawbacks (such as unneeded A6 queries) so we do not want
> 	9.2.

Could we import into a seperate dist directory (src/dist/bind84) so that
it would only cause releng problems in the reachover Makefiles (if at all
if changes are minor between 8.3 revisions)?