named causes diald to dial out

Joseph S D Yao jsdy at
Sat Nov 13 00:48:19 UTC 1999

On Fri, Nov 12, 1999 at 08:19:29PM +0000, JoeJ wrote:
> I set up a caching-only nameserver per the Linux LDP DNS-How-To. Now anytime
> I do
> anything on my local net (i.e., "ftp") will cause diald to dial
> out. I don't know if this is a named.conf or a diald configuration problem.

I suspect that if you put complete and proper reverse DNS zones in your
configuration, the named will not feel any need to query outside your
local zone to resolve them.

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