bind9-9.2.2: description + notes

BIND version 9 is a major rewrite of nearly all aspects of the underlying BIND architecture. Some of the important features of BIND 9 are:


The optional subsystem fw_bind9.config.chroot requires the manual addition of an unprivileged 'named' user in /etc/passwd with a home directory of /var/freeware/named for proper functionality.

BIND 9.2.2

BIND 9.2.2 is a maintenance release, containing fixes for a number of bugs in 9.2.1 and 9.2.0 but no new features.

NOTE: dig (nslookup name) now reports "Not Implemented" as NOTIMP rather than NOTIMPL. This will have impact on scripts that are looking for NOTIMPL.

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