[linux-elitists] anybody using non BIND dns?

Steve M Bibayoff smb23@csufresno.edu
Wed Jan 31 12:23:28 PST 2001


> AFAIK there is only djbdns (by Dan Bernstein, the qmail author). And
> of course M***$*** DNS. All root name servers run BIND, however on 
> severaldifferent operating systems.
> 
> Everything else is BIND... Would be interested if there's 
> something other
> available as well.

There is something under development called dent(?). It's still beta as 
far as I know. 
 
> BTW: There is the caching nameserver, but AFAIK this is - as the name
> suggests - for caching only; therefore for enhancing the resolv 
> process,not for serving of DNS zones... 

Depending on what you are doing, you could always make it semi-
permanet. Your own do-it-yourself dns. 

Steve




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