Bind 9.4.2 and

Chris Thompson cet1 at
Thu May 15 16:12:39 UTC 2008

On May 15 2008, Matus UHLAR - fantomas wrote:

>On 15.05.08 01:43, Kevin Darcy wrote:
>> Hmmm... I must admit I'm a little confused about this myself. It seems 
>> like 4 of the 6 TLD servers for .org do *not* provide the glue record 
>> for when (non-recursively) queried directly for it. But 
>> that glue record should be present in the parent zone, right? So why 
>> wouldn't they answer with it?
>I just tried it and all 6 did return glue.

For me, too. But the UltraDNS servers for .org notoriously use anycast
(I'm not sure about the others) so we may be seeing different nameservers
despite using the same IP address.

Chris Thompson
Email: cet1 at

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