Deny MX query

Chris Thompson cet1 at
Wed May 25 22:24:22 UTC 2011

On May 25 2011, Kevin Darcy wrote:

>On 5/25/2011 9:21 AM, Niobos wrote:
>> No, that would return NODATA. The original poster was looking for a 
>> "deny", which I interpret as REFUSED.
>I think that's a pretty narrow interpretation of "deny".
>Definition #2 of "deny" from reads "to refuse to agree or 
>accede to: to deny a petition", but definition #3 reads "to withhold 
>the possession, use, or enjoyment of: to deny access to secret information".
>I think returning NODATA falls under definition #3.

As we have had absolutely no clarification from the Original Poster
as to what the **** he was on about, I suggest speculation on this
point is moot.

Chris Thompson
Email: cet1 at

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