[Pdns-users] PowerDNS releases?

Jason J. W. Williams jasonjwwilliams at gmail.com
Wed Feb 21 22:39:32 UTC 2007

Hi Bert,

How can we help with the special casing for Solaris 10? We're moving
more and more from Gentoo to OpenSolaris on our PDNS systems...so any
way can help? Going forward it seems to me the Solaris adoption
pattern will be generally around Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris.

Best Regards,

On 2/21/07, bert hubert <bert.hubert at netherlabs.nl> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 21, 2007 at 03:31:31PM -0700, Jason J. W. Williams wrote:
> > That's great to hear. As to using it in production, we use it
> > extensively and quite reliably. Our biggest beef with PowerDNS is that
> > it takes some option/flag coaxing to compile cleanly on Gentoo and
> > Solaris.
> The problem for us on Solaris is that we need special casing for solaris 8,
> 9 and 10, and it hasn't happened yet. We do get very worthwhile patches from
> people, but they typically only fix the problem for *their* version.
> > BTW, what new features are slated for 2.9.21?
> KEY records, multiple masters per zone, and a heap of things already
> implemented in the SVN snapshots. TCP/IP performance should also be lots
> better.
> 2.9.21 will, contrary to earlier indications, be based on the same
> 'MOADNSParser' structure present in the 3.x recursor versions. This will
> also enable us to serve all other new DNSSEC-bis record types.
>         Bert
> --
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