BIND SO_BSDCOMPAT warnings

Bruce Dubbs bdubbs at swbell.net
Mon Nov 7 08:19:19 PST 2005


Andrew Benton wrote:
> When the named daemon is running it generates some annoying messages in
> the logs such as
> 
> kernel: process `named' is using obsolete setsockopt SO_BSDCOMPAT
> 
> According to google, the solution is to comment out references to
> SO_BSDCOMPAT in the BIND source. So I knocked up the attached patch
> which seems to work.


Andy,  please see if this works instead:

sed -i -e '247a #undef SO_BSDCOMPAT\n' lib/isc/unix/socket.c

I prefer seds where we can because they are more visible to the user.

  -- Bruce



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