Advisory — D-root is changing its IPv4 address on the 3rd of January.

Bryan Fields Bryan at
Sat Dec 15 23:21:17 UTC 2012

On 12/15/12 6:07 PM, David Conrad wrote:
> Are BIND's warning messages so opaque that someone who is looking at name
> server log messages can't figure out that the warning is talking about a
> root server IP address being changed?

What about the people that are running BIND 4 on an old Solaris 2.6 box, and
the log file filled up at 2gb back in 2006?  Also they forgot the root
password, and no one has a boot disk.

Won't somebody think of the boxen?

Bryan Fields

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