OFFTOPIC: Bind resolution oddity
ms-list at alexb.ch
Mon Mar 30 16:33:50 IST 2009
Replying to myself after ppl clueign me in
(Thanks SteveF and DallasE)
"the spammers block queries to the authority..."
On 3/30/2009 4:44 PM, Alex Broens wrote:
> This is for those using Bind as resolvers and NOT forwarding queries to
> some DNS down the line.
> pls run
> dig NS yucdedag . cn
> (remove spaces in domain name)
> If using Bimd for recursing it should timeout.
> If you're using pdns-recursor your should be able to resolve.
> If you're using Bind and some BSD you should be able to resolve
> I have been able to reproduce on Centos 5.x / latest Ubuntu
> trying to find out if other distros do it as well, if its a one off, or
> what the heck is going on.
> Any Comments/Feedback appreciated.
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