[Pdns-users] nslookup weirdness

Udo Rader listudo at bestsolution.at
Thu Feb 18 22:18:55 UTC 2010

On 02/18/2010 01:55 AM, bert hubert wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 11:51:45PM +0100, Udo Rader wrote:
>>>	name = weird.example.com.
>>>> exit
>> hmm, I just tried something else from a remote server that has the
>> troublesome pdns server as its primary nameserver:
>> $ cat /etc/resolv.conf
>> nameserver
>> nameserver
>> If I use nslookup on that box, exactly the same as described above
>> happens. But this time nslookup is on a Mandriva 2010.0 installation, so
>> I doubt that this is a nslookup problem now ...
> Please reproduce the problem using 'dig' - I can't make anything from
> 'nslookup' output. nslookup performs unknown queries, and no one ever knows
> what they mean.
> If 'dig' sees problems, please let us know. I'm sorry we can't be more
> helpful with nslookup, but it is really hard to tell from your output what
> is wrong.

Hi Bert,

thanks for your response. I just did some more extensive tests with dig
and everything looks good.

So this really looks like nslookup being completely borked ...

Udo Rader, CTO

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