BIND vs ncsd

Drew Marshall drew at THEMARSHALLS.CO.UK
Sat Jul 16 09:15:44 IST 2005

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Pete Russell wrote:

>> Now I know the MSG SIZE is large with the Bind9 look up but there is 
>> no mistaking the 271ms against Bind's 817ms.
Must learn to type ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ is supposed to read 'I know the 
MSG SIZE is larger'

>> Drew
> Specifically with regards to mail gateways and aside from speed, do 
> DJBDNS and BIND and NSCD apps do the same job?

Fundamentally, yes. They all offer DNS Caching services but I would 
suggest it's like saying do Sendmail, Exim and Postfix do the same job? 
The simple answer is yes but we all know there's a bit more to it than 
that ;-)


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