Maintained by: NLnet Labs

[Unbound-users] interface-automatic: yes and default listen addresses

Paul Wouters
Mon Oct 20 19:03:29 CEST 2008


On Mon, 20 Oct 2008, Wouter Wijngaards wrote:

> The option overrides the interfaces specified by the user.  The socket
> options that it is using need to use the ANY interface.   It even
> detects newly added network interfaces real-time and services them.

I thought so...

> Really, it is mostly useful for anycast (load-balancing solutions).

I have to see what I thought I needed it again. I think I ran into issues
when I was just using loopback and one public IP on a dual homed machine.

> Is what you need an new option that I would call;
> set-interface-automatic-if-ANY-is-specified-as-interface ?

Exactly.

Paul