Feature request - disable internal recursion cache

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at fantomas.sk
Sun Nov 1 13:42:25 UTC 2009

> Niall O'Reilly wrote:
>>> I think, that be useful make this feature in bind:
>>> Add option to disable internal recursion cache, and forward all  
>>> recursive queries to another daemon.
>>> Daemon as unbound, pdns-recursor - much faster in recursion queries,  
>>> that bind. :(
>>     I don't see the point.
>>     If you need some code, other than BIND named, to handle
>>     recursive queries from your clients, why not just have
>>     that code listening on the addresses configured in the
>>     stub resolver on each of the client systems?

On 30.10.09 13:44, Dmitry Rybin wrote:
> I'll explain, why.
> Same Server is authoritative for internet/intranet and recursive for  
> intranet and one large AS. Sometimes Auth/Rec server IP cannot be spited  
> into different IP's.
> Bind answer authoritative for all clients, and forward (if allowed)  
> recursive queries to recursive server.

why shouldn't it cache those responses?

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