[SunHELP] Bind 9.2.3
Vermette, Matt Spawar (723)
matt.vermette at navy.mil
Tue May 25 13:26:50 CDT 2004
Wish I could use Linux.
Wish I could use Bind, too many vulnerabilities.
Matthew A. Vermette
Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc.
Matt.Vermette at navy.mil
Matthew.Vermette at honeywell-tsi.com
8438138896 at mobile.mycingular.com
From: sunhelp-bounces at sunhelp.org [mailto:sunhelp-bounces at sunhelp.org]
On Behalf Of George Munk
Sent: Tuesday, May 25, 2004 2:11 PM
To: The SunHELP List
Subject: RE: [SunHELP] Bind 9.2.3
>From the man page for resolv.conf(4) on Solaris 8 and 9:
"The domain and search keywords are mutually exclusive. If
more than one instance of these keywords is present, the
last instance takes precedence"
Change "takes precedence" to "wins" for the RedHat 9 man page. Other
UNIXes may be different.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: sunhelp-bounces at sunhelp.org [mailto:sunhelp-bounces at sunhelp.org]
> On Behalf Of Phil Stracchino
> Sent: Tuesday, May 25, 2004 11:58 AM
> To: The SunHELP List
> Subject: Re: [SunHELP] Bind 9.2.3
> On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 07:21:32PM +0530, Vipul Bhadra wrote:
> > Hi Lara ,
> > yeh ur right .. basically both "Domain" and "Search"
> options are same
> > (either needs to be mentioned in the resolv.conf file and NOT both).
> That's not correct. You can have both domain and search entries.
> DOMAIN identifies the domain to which this host belongs (and which,
> implicitly, should be searched first for unqualified hostnames).
> SEARCH specifies additional domains which should
> *also* be searched fro unqualified hostnames if they are not found in
> For instance, our hosts have DOMAIN set to babcom.com. The SEARCH
> directive causes them to also search caerllewys.net (and, at times in
> the past, latt.net, londonbelow.net and novylen.net as well).
> .********* Fight Back! It may not be just YOUR life at risk.
> : phil stracchino : unix ronin : renaissance man : mystic zen biker
> geek :
> : alaric at caerllewys.net|phil-stracchino at earthlink.net|phil at novyl
> en.net :
> : 2000 CBR929RR, 1991 VFR750F3 (foully murdered), 1986
> VF500F (sold) :
> : Linux Now! ...Because friends don't let friends use
> Microsoft. :
> SunHELP maillist - SunHELP at sunhelp.org
> http://www.sunhelp.org/mailman/listinfo/sunhel> p
SunHELP maillist - SunHELP at sunhelp.org
More information about the SunHELP