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[Unbound-users] DNS multiplexer?

Dustin Marquess
Wed Aug 11 17:36:45 CEST 2010


I'm pretty sure authoritative servers should use stub-zone, not forward-zone.

-Dustin

On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 9:32 AM, John Robson <john.robson at appliansys.com> wrote:
>
>
> On 11 August 2010 15:24, João Damas <joao at bondis.org> wrote:
>>
>> looked at that, but it says:
>>
>>  The servers listed as forward-host: and forward-addr: have to handle
>> further recursion for the query.  Thus, those  servers  are  not authority
>>  servers, but are (just like unbound is) recursive servers too;
>>
>> which seemed to rule out NSD as the target for the forward.
>>
>> Joao
>
>
> They handle recursion if they are not authoritative, if they are
> authoritative then they will just respond...
> We use it to divert to BIND (in authoritative only mode)
> e.g.
> forward-zone:
>     name: 168.192.in-addr.arpa
>     forward-addr: 127.0.0.1 at 5353
>
> --
> John Robson
> Senior Support Engineer
> ApplianSys
>
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