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Date:      Sat, 19 Jul 1997 00:13:15 -0600 (MDT)
From:      Brandon Gillespie <>
To:        "Daniel O'Callaghan" <>
Cc:        Dan Busarow <>, freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG, freebsd-isp@FreeBSD.ORG, freebsd-ports@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   BIND-8 port (was Re: upgrading to a safe BIND?)
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On Sat, 19 Jul 1997, Daniel O'Callaghan wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Jul 1997, Dan Busarow wrote:
> > On Fri, 18 Jul 1997, Brandon Gillespie wrote:
> > > Why don't we ship FreeBSD with bind-8?  From what I've read, it seems like
> > > the better of the two..
> > 
> > The new named.conf syntax.
> If I get a chance this w/e, I'll build 811 and release it as a package.  
> That would be the best way to transition (and to get everyone to upgrade 
> faster).  If someone beats me to it, I won't complain, though.

I'll see if I can do it.. just a note for whoever does.. perhaps include
in the port a hook to run the conversion scripts from bind-4 to bind-8
(after prompting, of course).

-Brandon Gillespie

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