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First off, ISC must be given credit for supplying the BIND DNS and DHCP servers. They've been powering a lot of the internet and private networking for many years, including this server. But the time has come to change!

I'm now using nsd as my public authoritative name server and unbound...

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openresolv-3.3.3 has been released with the following improvements

  • unbound support
  • documentation updates
  • more configuration options

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openresolv has been imported into NetBSD, which allows more than one daemon to update /etc/resolv.conf sanely and configure local nameservers for enhanced DNS, especially if running on a VPN. dhcpcd already uses resolvconf when available and dhclient in NetBSD has been patched to use it.

This i...

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I learned an important lesson about being a parent whilst on holiday - you don't actually have a holiday as you're just looking after the kids somewhere else!

Still, it was very enjoyable. 24-28 deg C with only one day where it was too windy to sunbathe :)

I've done almost zero coding since I go...

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