[ntp:hackers] Cool new stuff

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Sun Jul 23 03:39:17 UTC 2006


HP and Sun both ship BIND with their O/S's so there is no issue there. I
don't know about BIND. We already include ISC code and there is no
problem with that. Adding more makes no difference.


David L. Mills wrote:
> Harlan,
> I know this is an unpopular position with respect to ISC contributions,
> but I really would like to avoid required code other than native to the
> reference implementation. A good example is the openssl library, which
> is very definitely optional. Anything that comes in from another source
> should be optional as well. If not, this makes vendors such as Sun and
> HP and Symmetricom mighty nervous.
> Dave

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