cvs commit: src/contrib/bind9 - Imported sources

David O'Brien obrien at
Mon Sep 20 11:16:50 PDT 2004

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 08:03:41PM +0200, Dag-Erling Sm?rgrav wrote:
> "David O'Brien" <obrien at> writes:
> > Why wasn't this imported into src/contrib/bind, following 8 years of SOP?
> For the same reason you imported bwk's awk into contrib/one-true-awk
> instead of contrib/awk: it is a completely different code base.

No that is wrong.  contrib/awk and contrib/one-true-awk are totally
different authors.  One did not replace the other out in the world, only
w/in BSD.  IF we had imported 'djbdns' you would be right.  In this case
BIND version 9 is the vendors direct replacement for BIND version 8.

-- David  (obrien at

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