Paul Vixie is an Internet Pioneer. Over the past 25 or so years, Paul has established himself as a respected internet elder. He is NOT the “father of BIND” but he IS the author of several standard UNIX programs (including vixie cron), a substantial contributor to the IETF, a founder of ISC (Internet Systems Consortium), an ARIN board member, a founding member of ICANNs SSAC and RSSAC, and much more. I had the privilege of asking Paul some Internet related questions recently, here’s how it went:

dp: How do you describe the