[Pdns-users] lazy-recursion

none andreas at nk.nilpan.se
Thu Mar 4 08:38:18 UTC 2010

Basically it checks local data first before recursing to external 
nameserver, and you should turn this off. About turning lazy-recursion 
off doesn't lower amount av log enterys, actually it doesn't have any 
effect at all. 
You can read the docs here http://doc.powerdns.com/recursion.html

----- Original Message -----
From: Liong Kok Foo <kokfoo.liong at innity.com>
To: pdns-users at mailman.powerdns.com
Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2010 11:39:00 +0800
Subject: [Pdns-users] lazy-recursion

> Hi all,
> Hope someone can help to answer this noob question.
> My pdns has gone live. Yeah. But I am seeing a lot of recursion error 
> which is fine as i know those are external domains not authoritive in 
> the pdns server.
> But can I "fix" this by enabling lazy-recursion? Currently it is 
> commented out. But default is yes??
> Or do i need to install recursor?
> What's the difference between lazy-recursion and recursor?
> Thanks.
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