[Pdns-dev] Why not let comments can be used in the forward-zones-file?

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at powerdns.com
Tue Sep 1 08:22:46 CEST 2015


I saw your other email about the patch working - great! This email will 
just clarify a few things.

On 30 Aug 2015, at 15:27, Hongyi Zhao wrote:

> On the webpage you given here, I also noticed the following 
> descriptions
> at the bottom of that webpage:
> ----
> This branch has conflicts that must be resolved
> Only those with write access to this repository can merge pull 
> requests.
> ----
> So, I'm not sure whether the git version of pdns can be used or not 
> for
> now.

Whether a specific patch is currently mergeable or not (because it is 
conflicted) tells you nothing about the state and quality of git master, 
or even of the patch - just that the two have gone out of sync.

> Several days before, I've tried to compile the git version of pdns-
> recursor, which had the version as follows at that time:  pdns-
> recursor-0.0.gf997fb0.dirty
> Just as the name said -- the git version was dirty at that time -- 
> though
> I compiled it successfully, but I finally obtained a not-working 
> binary
> file.

‘dirty’ just means you had local changes on top of that git 

As far as I can see f997fb0 should work just fine, by the way.

Kind regards,
Peter van Dijk
PowerDNS.COM BV - https://www.powerdns.com/

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