BIND9 built w/--disable-ipv6 on 8.1-STABLE

Doug Barton dougb at
Wed Sep 22 18:41:07 UTC 2010

On 9/22/2010 6:50 AM, John Baldwin wrote:
> On Wednesday, September 22, 2010 6:02:08 am Bjoern A. Zeeb wrote:

>> Can't we just do what lib/bind/ already does?

Since I've already answered this twice in the same thread, I'll leave it 
as an exercise for the reader to determine why I will not be making your 
proposed change.

> Actually, I frequently build custom kernels w/o INET6, but don't necessarily
> disable INET6 for the world build.  However, why can't BIND just be fixed to
> have sane behavior if the kernel doesn't support INET6?

It already behaves as you expect it should, which I've already explained 
in detail twice in this same thread.

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