BIND-9 test related problem in BLFS 6.3 stable

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Tue Apr 21 21:41:33 PDT 2009

richard.melville at wrote:
> When building the test framework for BIND-9 I encountered a number of
> failures in the perl module IO-socket-INET6-2.51 test.  I checked on the CPAN
> website and this version was reported as having a high failure rate.
> Version 2.56 was claimed to be much better so I tried it out.  Sure enough it
> passed the tests with a 100% pass rate.
> Has anybody else encountered this?  Should the book be changed to reflect
> this?

I haven't looked at it yet, but I did add you comments to ticket 2577 so I'll be 
sure to look at that when I update bind 9.  Thanks for the heads up.

   -- Bruce

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