[nsd-users] Book ideas?

Jan-Piet Mens jp at mens.de
Sat Sep 29 15:21:35 UTC 2007

I have started working on a book focused primarily on authoritative DNS
servers (PowerDNS, MaraDNS, MyDNS) as well as BIND with the SDB back-end
NSD and DLZ BIND. The book shall *not* be a "this server is better than that
one" but rather an insight into the individual programs, their features,
strengths, and perhaps also their weaknesses.

I intend to also focus on LDAP and SQL back-ends (where applicable) and
concentrate mainly on authoritative servers, only slightly touching on
recursive name servers.

You could help to turn this project into something useful by giving me
pointers on which topics (for the individual name server software) you
would consider most useful to have included in a book. I'm also open to
any ideas you might have or perhaps even wishes for topics, or
pointers to solutions you might have implemented with the software.

Thank you.



Jan-Piet Mens

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