[nsd-users] response ip address and max-ips

Peter Hudec peter.hudec at cnc.sk
Sat Aug 23 14:23:31 UTC 2014

On 22/08/14 15:58, Paul Wouters wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Aug 2014, Peter Hudec wrote:
>> a)
>> recompile the NSD with directive --with-max-ips=X, where X is enough big
>> for my purposes. For testing is this good, but in production we have
>> several distribution providing the DNS service and do the recompiling
>> and packaging for all of them is time consuming.
> We added this a few months ago and put it at 1024 in epel/fedora. Was
> that number not big enough for you?

Great, that means I could check OK for the CentOS distribution.
Still need to push to Debian maintener :)
Most of the tests are done on Debian I did not test it on CentOS.

>> On the other hand I do not understand why there is a fixed list length
>> and not linked list for all structures. In that case it would be easy to
>> fix the source address in "bind all" mode iterating the list of the IP
>> and bind all of them.
> It would be nice indeed not to have this artificial limit.

> Does nsd4 still have this ?
I checked the sources and YES, it does.

Anyway is the NSD4 production ready?


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