Bug#89762: Configuration::ReadConfigFile doesn't behave as documented
On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 02:06:22PM -0700, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Mar 2001, Adam Heath wrote:
> > > > used in bind8, in fact this routine can parse most named.conf files.
> > > > Sectional config files are like bind's named.conf where there are
> > > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> > I never said it was. You give an explicit example of 'zone' type entries
> > from bind working, yet the output shows they don't. You also say that apt
> > can parse most named.conf files, when I maintain it can parse hardly any
> > of them(they all have zone entries).
Ok, time for bluntness.
You document it as saying 'this routine can parse most named.conf files.'
However, the routine can not parse them correctly(it only remembers the last
zone entry, in this example). Either change the code, or change the
The EXACT example you give in the documentation does NOT work with that
routine. So, either the example is wrong, or the routine is. It is not