[Pdns-users] PDNS/Win 2.9.15 not resolving CNAMEs

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at netherlabs.nl
Sat Sep 24 18:38:37 UTC 2011

Hello Scott,

On Sep 23, 2011, at 9:27 PM, domainholdings wrote:

> I've recently installed PDns Authoritative Server 2.9.15 on Windows without
> running the recursor.  CNAMEs refuse to resolve though, even though they
> resolve fine on Linux using the same DB (although a later version of PDns). 
> Furthermore, using nslookup against a domain on PDns/Linux resolving through
> a CNAME returns the exact same information as going against a domain on
> PDns/Windows, although the Windows one doesn't resolve.
> Has anyone seen this issue or know of any CNAME tricks that are necessary on
> PDns/Win?

I can't imagine CNAMEs behaving differently between the Windows and Linux versions. Could you tell us your IP and (broken) name, or perhaps show us some "dig +norecurse" output (not host, not nslookup) that demonstrates the issue?

Kind regards,
Peter van Dijk

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