Bind 9

Mark_Andrews at Mark_Andrews at
Thu Oct 4 14:16:36 UTC 2001

> Hello.
> I have a problem with bind 9. The bind-server does work in the lokal
> network. I can ping each workstation in the network, but when i want to ping
> a server in the internet, i can't do it. I get the massage "timeout".
> When i ping from the firewall to the internet, it already works.
> My question on you ist, what can be rong.
> Thank you for your answer.

	Named uses a system assigned port to make queries.  Your firewall
	is most probably blocking them or the responses.
	You can control the port named uses with query-source.


Mark Andrews, Internet Software Consortium
1 Seymour St., Dundas Valley, NSW 2117, Australia
PHONE: +61 2 9871 4742                 INTERNET: Mark.Andrews at

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