[Pdns-users] Hidden slave doesn't retreive domain from master

Ton van Rosmalen ton at netbase.nl
Thu Aug 25 13:10:04 UTC 2011

Hi Enrico,

Op 25-8-2011 14:08, Enrico van Goor schreef:
> Hi All,
> I'm currently testing a setup powerdns authoritative server 3.0 and
> anycast. There is 1 supermaster en a few superslaves. The supermaster
> sends an also-notify to the superslaves.
> The superslave does receive the NOTIFY, but doesn't do an AXFR.
> Aug 25 13:22:44 Received NOTIFY for example.org from for
> which we are not authoritative
> Aug 25 13:22:44 Unable to find backend willing to host example.org for
> potential supermaster
> The IP of the nameserver isn't is the NS records of the domain and
> isn't meant to. When I do add the NS record, the AXFR does work.

The supermasters table needs an entry for the hidden master. Something like:
    ip                                   nameserver                   
    <hidden master ip>    <name of primary nameserver>        internal

Do you already have such an entry?

Kind regards,

Ton van Rosmalen

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