[Pdns-users] Changes between versions

Brian Candler b.candler at pobox.com
Mon Sep 19 20:27:40 UTC 2016

On 19/09/2016 21:15, Yves Goergen wrote:
> Also, is it true that Ubuntu has packaged an alpha version into their 
> LTS distribution? Isn't it that alpha versions are highly unstable, 
> not much tested, have lots of known bugs and should never be used in 
> production systems? 

The answers are: yes, yes, yes, yes and yes :-)

The alpha version of pdns-server which Ubuntu included in 16.04 is 
seriously broken, especially with mysql backend. Don't use it.

Last I heard (which was the beginning of August), the pdns people were 
still working on getting at least 4.0.0 final into Xenial. In the mean 
time, you're better off using the packages which they release themselves:




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