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[Unbound-users] Problem with forward-zone

Simon Deziel
Fri Jun 27 17:36:05 CEST 2014


On 14-06-19 09:27 AM, Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:
> Forwarding works OK, but on 141.42.2.22 I'm seeing queries in the
> query.log:
> 
> 19-Jun-2014 15:23:05.172 client 141.42.202.200#18055: query: 1.2.3.4.b.baRRACudACEnTRal.org IN A +EDC (141.42.2.22)
> 19-Jun-2014 15:23:05.342 client 141.42.202.200#51273: query: 1.2.3.4.B.bARRACuDAcENtrAL.ORg IN A +EDC (141.42.2.22)
> 19-Jun-2014 15:23:05.422 client 141.42.202.200#61743: query: 1.2.3.4.b.BarracUDaCentraL.ORG IN A +EDC (141.42.2.22)
> 19-Jun-2014 15:23:05.582 client 141.42.202.200#47007: query: 1.2.3.4.b.BArRACudAceNtraL.ORg IN A +EDC (141.42.2.22)
> 
> Why are these queries forwarded without any explicit forward-zone
> statement?

If you are on Debian/Ubuntu you should check if /etc/default/unbound has
RESOLVCONF_FORWARDERS set to true as this would instruct Unbound to use
the nameservers from resolv.conf as forwarders.

Regards,
Simon