On Mon, Mar 25, 2002 at 01:35:24PM -0800, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Richard Liston (liston at cc.gatech.edu):
>> > http://www.cc.gatech.edu/~liston/dnsperf.html>> 1. It's binary-only.
> 2. Although it's said to not need to run as a priviged user,
> it needs to be able to communicate on sockets across the Net.
> 3. People are explicitly advised that they run it at their own risk.
>> Some will find these facts peculiar.
>> My own paranoia's in remission ;-> , but it's too bad you don't offer
> matching source code on the same Web page.
it seems to comprise entirely of off the shelf standard stuff, bind,
nslookup, dig , not much else. Just staicly compiled. The download
is a waste of bandwidth.
If they've been modified, patches would be nice to see.
colmmacc at redbrick.dcu.iewebmaster at redbrick.dcu.ie
"Windows Excel and Windows Word were written in vi"
-- The Register
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!