Unable to resolve reillycompany.com except with +trace

Joel M Nimety jnimety at perimeterco.com
Tue Jan 11 14:17:39 UTC 2005

Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 11, 2005 at 08:55:32AM -0500,
>  Joel M Nimety <jnimety at perimeterco.com> wrote 
>  a message of 94 lines which said:
>>ns77:/var/lib/named/var/cache/bind/master# dig reillycompany.com
> In that case, you go through your cache/forwarder (as mentioned in
> /etc/resolv.conf).

I don't use a forwarder, so how do I dump the cache or turn on logging 
for the cache?  Also, stopping and restarting bind has no effect, 
shouldn't that clear the cache?

>>ns77:/var/lib/named/var/cache/bind/master# dig +trace reillycompany.com
> In that case, you go straight to the authoritative name servers.
> So, I would say that your cache/forwarder has a problem. Its log may
> reveal which problem.

Joel Nimety
Perimeter Internetworking Corp.

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