Limit to client dynamic-updates

Mark_Andrews at Mark_Andrews at
Tue Dec 17 22:02:01 UTC 2002

> Hello,
> We are encountering an odd problem.  We have an HP-UX machine running BIND,
> and are using dynamic DNS for clients to update the DNS server with their IP
> addresses.  However, this operation starts failing once we reach 30 or so IP
> addresses.  Note that this is 30 or so IP addresses for a single hostname,
> not 30 or so seperate hostnames with associated IP's.  Is there a built-in
> limitation to the number of IP addresses one client can keep associated with
> its hostname?
> Thanks in advance!

	Sound like you may be exceeding the UDP message size and the client
	is not switching over to TCP.

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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