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

Brian Henson marine64 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 15 23:25:34 UTC 2012


Let us all have a moment of silence to remember all those poor unmanaged
servers out there......Thank you now nuke them all and start over :)

On Sat, Dec 15, 2012 at 6:21 PM, Bryan Fields <Bryan at bryanfields.net> wrote:

> 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?
>
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