[Pdns-users] Re: [Powermail-users] Authoritative answer problem

bert hubert ahu at ds9a.nl
Fri Nov 28 10:43:58 UTC 2003

On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 09:32:41PM +1100, Stephen Davey wrote:

> here is the out put, I was look at this field "AUTHORITY: 0" and that fact
> that there was no Authoritative answers
> so this means it is authoritative "flags: qr aa rd;" ?

Indeed. Authority records are ignored fluff that only cloggs DNS packets.
BIND also does not send them in short answers mode.

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