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BIND is not just legacy freeware

Sep 23, 2009, 22:06 (2 Talkback[s])
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"The open source BIND system that has held the Internet together for decades is "freeware," he sniffs to ZDNet UK's Toby Wolfe. "Freeware legacy DNS is the Internet's dirty little secret."

"What's wrong with that statement? Just about everything. Open source is not just freeware, calling something legacy just means it's tested, and there has never been anything secret about BIND, dirty or otherwise.

"Or as Yosemite Sam told Bugs Bunny in High Diving Hare, "Dem's fightin' woids.""

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