sendmail does not find mx record for aclvb.be
kcd at daimlerchrysler.com
Thu Dec 12 00:19:13 UTC 2002
Roland Vlerick wrote:
>I am unable to send mail to the domain aclvb.be. I am using sendmail
>My dns servers are BIND 9.2.0.
>I tried finding out, from some webservers who offer a nslookup, dig
>service I sometimes receive the MX record and IP and sometimes not.
>Why is there a difference and what is wrong with the aclvb.be domain.
Looks like ns.arta.be is claiming authority for the root zone:
fwiod01.is.chrysler.com% dig aclvb.be mx
; <<>> DiG 8.3 <<>> aclvb.be mx
;; res options: init recurs defnam dnsrch
;; got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 4
;; flags: qr aa rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 1, ADDITIONAL: 0
;; QUERY SECTION:
;; aclvb.be, type = MX, class = IN
;; ANSWER SECTION:
aclvb.be. 1D IN MX 10 a.mx.aclvb.be.
;; AUTHORITY SECTION:
. 3D IN NS ns.arta.be.
;; Total query time: 862 msec
;; FROM: fwiod01.is.chrysler.com to SERVER: default -- 127.0.0.1
;; WHEN: Wed Dec 11 19:13:05 2002
;; MSG SIZE sent: 26 rcvd: 68
This is very *very* bad. This nameserver is also not returning the A
record for a.mx.aclvb.be in the response to the MX query, thus further
compounding the problem.
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