I can't resolve one domain: nhs.uk

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Fri Jun 17 16:49:36 UTC 2011

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Content preview:  On 17/06/2011 14:33, Andrew Benton wrote: > On Fri, 17 Jun
   2011 13:01:00 +0100 > Phil Mayers <p.mayers at imperial.ac.uk> wrote: > >> On
   17/06/11 12:10, Andrew Benton wrote: >>> >>> And it works well for every
  domain on the internet. Except for >>> www.nhs.uk - I can't resolve nhs.uk
   >> >> www.nhs.uk is, currently, a CNAME to >> www.prod.nhs.uk.akadns.net
  >> >> You might be suffering from the bind 9.8 CNAME issue. See the recent,
   >> repeated discussions in the archives, including a link to a quick >> one-line
   patch you can apply to see if it fixes it. > > Do you mean this patch? >
  > http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/~checkout~/ports/dns/bind98/files/patch-bin__named__query.c?rev=1.1
   > > I've just tried it and it made no difference. I'm not convinced of this
   > CNAME hypothesis. Could you point me towards the threads where it is >
  discussed? I'm new here. [...] 

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