Subject: Re: maradns and regarding NetBSD PR 24587
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/31/2004 21:22:08
On Wed, Mar 31, 2004 at 11:12:19AM -0800, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> The default mararc is broken. It forced (which I don't have).

Ouch, we should patch that.

> Also broken in my install is that maradns installed
> /etc/maradns/ and /etc/mararc. It should never install there
> (by default).

I'd suggest installing those to /usr/pkg/share/examples/maradns instead.

> We should have a working mararc that works as a local caching server by
> default.

Yeah, but only install if the user does not have one yet.

>        MaraDNS does not use syslog or any other logging facility
>        to log messages that MaraDNS generates.

This is (IMHO) on of the realy bad things that need fixing - but that's
not pkgsrc business.