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[Unbound-users] Strange behavior with AAAA record

Florian Weimer
Sat Aug 2 12:31:30 CEST 2008


* Teran McKinney:

> Perhaps this could be related to the usage of the short hand '::' in
> the AAAA record, with Unbound not properly reformatting the response
> from Zoneedit?

The :: is added during presentation, it's not on the wire.

It looks like the problem is with the reverse lookup for
2001:470:3:e::1123:5813, which is broken.  Apparently, Unbound tries
harder to get a resolution, which takes more time and slows ping6 down.