Recursive Lookup?

Scott Miller srmiller at
Wed Nov 17 18:42:27 UTC 1999

A programming method in which a routine calls itself. Recursion is an
extremely powerful concept, but it can strain a computer's memory resources.
Some programming languages, such as LISP and Prolog, are specifically
designed to use recursive methods.

(Found this at

Don't know if it helps or not.

-----Original Message-----
From: Bob Helland <bhelland at>
Newsgroups: comp.protocols.dns.bind
To: comp-protocols-dns-bind at
<comp-protocols-dns-bind at>
Date: Wednesday, November 17, 1999 11:34 AM
Subject: Recursive Lookup?

>Can someone give me a definition of recursive lookup?  I can't quite seem
>get that.

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