[Pdns-users] Re: Ignoring wildcard CNAME
augie.schwer at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 00:35:01 UTC 2007
I submitted a bug for this:
Perhaps more concise way to state the problem is:
"PowerDNS returns SERVFAIL when you ask it for a resource record that
does not exist and a wild card exists that points at the query domain.
It also offers up the wild card info. that it does have, which only
On 2/12/07, Augie Schwer <augie.schwer at gmail.com> wrote:
> So I see this topic has come up before, but I see no resolution, and
> this looks like a bug in the PowerDNS auth. server; take a zone like
> $ORIGIN schwer.us.
> @ IN SOA ns1.sonic.net. hostmaster.sonic.net. (
> IN A 126.96.36.199
> IN NS a.auth-ns.sonic.net.
> IN NS b.auth-ns.sonic.net.
> IN NS c.auth-ns.sonic.net.
> test IN A 188.8.131.52
> * IN CNAME test
> If you query BIND for the NS records of test.schwer.us it will return
> NOERROR and the SOA, but if you ask PowerDNS it will return SERVFAIL
> the CNAME and the SOA. Returning SERVFAIL seems like the wrong course
> of action and depending on your client seems to do weird things; for
> example I can surf to http://test.schwer.us , but if I use dnsreport
> to find out about the domain it will fail hard:
> Bug or expected behavior?
> Augie Schwer - Augie at Schwer.us - http://schwer.us
> Key fingerprint = 9815 AE19 AFD1 1FE7 5DEE 2AC3 CB99 2784 27B0 C072
Augie Schwer - Augie at Schwer.us - http://schwer.us
Key fingerprint = 9815 AE19 AFD1 1FE7 5DEE 2AC3 CB99 2784 27B0 C072
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