[dns-operations] i've got a conflict of interest, can a non-implementor answer this?

Paul Vixie vixie at isc.org
Wed Jan 14 15:12:24 UTC 2009

> > anything i might say would be seen as self serving, so i hope that others
> > here who are not DNS implementors will add professionally worded comments
> > to this article explaining your views about the need for critical
> > infrastructure to have some open source mixed into it.
> In my 36 years in the industry, it has been my experience that open
> source products have consistently been more reliable and more secure than
> proprietary products.  Anyone claiming otherwise has the burden of proof
> placed squarely on their shoulders.  Extraordinary claims require
> extraordinary proof.

while i agree, i want to say, again, that the web site where that article
appeared will be read mostly by people not on this mailing list, and if you
want your comments to be seen by that article's primary audience, then you
will have to enter your comments at that web site.

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