Why was nslookup removed from FreeBSD 10?

Waitman Gobble gobble.wa at gmail.com
Sat Jan 25 19:30:09 UTC 2014


On Sat, Jan 25, 2014 at 11:13 AM, Frank Leonhardt <freebsd-doc at fjl.co.uk>wrote:

>
> Was it dropped because it's part on BIND, and that's been dropped from the
> base system (bad idea if you ask me, but no one did)? Well, as far as I can
> tell, this move has left us having to use "host" instead, and that's part
> of the BIND package too.
>
>
AFAIK nslookup is part of bind, which was dropped from base and instead
unbound.

http://www.freebsdnews.net/2013/09/20/freebsd-10s-new-technologies-and-features/



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