[Pdns-users] Pdns answer for non-existing zones

Gaëtan Allart gaetan at nexylan.com
Thu Feb 23 15:26:53 UTC 2012

Yes, it's a misconfiguration but in some cases, you can't do otherwise.

Moreover, this is not the topic of this thread. I'm reporting a critical
behavior difference between versions.


Le 23/02/12 16:21, « Marc Haber » <mh+pdns-users at zugschlus.de> a écrit :

>On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 03:18:38PM +0000, Gaëtan Allart wrote:
>> And this IS the issue. When it does not have the zone loaded (in version
>> 3.0.1) it does not respond with serverfail whereas previous versions did
>> this.
>It is a misconfiguration to have a domain delegated to a server that
>does not have the zone loaded.
>> I've just downgraded to and it works fine now. When zone is not
>> loaded, pdns return serverfail to end-users who, then, rely on other NS
>> the zones.
>> This behavior does not work with 3.0.1 (same config file).
>Why do you rely on it?
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