DLZ and SRV records: Priority and weight not working?

Mike Toler mike.toler at prodeasystems.com
Mon Jul 16 18:16:07 UTC 2007

Using pgAdmin III and "psql" command lines to query the DB, I don't see
any change in the order of my data using the query from BIND.  I DO see
order changing in the DNS responses, but it just isn't what it's suppose
to be.

I don't know


> -----Original Message-----
> From: bind-users-bounce at isc.org [mailto:bind-users-bounce at isc.org] On
> Behalf Of Graeme Fowler
> Sent: Monday, July 16, 2007 12:58 PM
> To: bind-users at isc.org
> Subject: Re: DLZ and SRV records: Priority and weight not working?
> On Mon, 2007-07-16 at 12:01 -0500, Mike Toler wrote:
> > I've been trying to setup a POC (proof of concept) DNS server for
one of
> > our projects and have run into a snag.
> <snip>
> > Since we are having to do lookups on the database each time a DNS
> > comes in, is that somehow causing BIND to not proportionally order
> > answers?
> I believe the DLZ drivers will return data to the client in the order
> which they receive them from the query response (I could be wrong
> though).
> If you run the raw SQL query against your DB the same number of times,
> what do you see?
> Graeme

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