[Pdns-users] External CNAME w/ auth and recursor

Sebastien Luttringer sebastien.luttringer at smartjog.com
Tue Mar 4 10:51:23 UTC 2008

Sebastien Luttringer wrote:
> Hello,
> With a pdns 2.9.20-8 (from debian package), i can't resolve external
> cname. pdns is authoritative for my domains and recursive for others. I
> know it's bad, but it's not my choise.
> After some web browsing, i don't find a conf option to allow powerdns to
> use its resolver to answer to external cname.
> I've read this :
> http://www.nabble.com/CNAME-answer-problem--td12085558.html which
> explain that everything it's ok. It's right for a authoritative server,
> but if we want to use pdns as a recursive and authoritative server
> external CNAME should be resolver in first part by pdns-server (for
> cname) and pdns-recursor (for cname answer). Isn't it ?
> This is really impossible or i do something bad ?
Somebody have the same behaviour with powerdns or it's only for me ?

Sebastien "Seblu" Luttringer      sebastien.luttringer at smartjog.com
Smartjog SA                       http://www.smartjog.com/ 

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