Multiple masters for slave zone

eliran shlomo eliranshlomo at
Tue Mar 19 08:45:05 UTC 2013

I followed the packet stream in order to understand, when the slave server
get a notify he sends soa request to 2 servers  only.
It's always the same servers... if he ask only 2 server how the slave can
know which one of the five is holding the most updated serial?
בתאריך 19 במרץ 2013 08:56, מאת "Dave Warren" <lists at>:

> On 2013-03-18 23:12, Steven Carr wrote:
>> On 18 March 2013 23:08, Dave Warren <lists at> wrote:
>>> Does it actually check each master for a serial number, or does it stop
>>> at
>>> the first one queried if it has a higher-than-current serial number?
>> It would have to otherwise how would it know who has the highest and
>> when to stop checking.
> Well, I guess that's part of my question. Does it? Or if the first master
> it queries has a higher serial number, does it grab the zone without
> checking the rest? Does the order of the masters matter?
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