BIND problem with forwarder

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Mon Jul 2 21:00:32 UTC 2007

On Mon, Jul 02, 2007 at 04:31:05PM -0400,
 Sangoi, Nehal (Gexpro, consultant) <Nehal.Sangoi at> wrote 
 a message of 52 lines which said:

> They work when the IP address of the forwarder is set explicitly in
> either of the tools. [nslookup or dig]. But, the pointer to
> localhost does not work to resolve the same through forwarders line
> in /etc/named.conf file. I am still struggling to understand the
> reason behind the problem.

Do not struggle: ask BIND. It probably explained why in its log file.

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