Dig for link-local

Kevin Darcy kcd at chrysler.com
Fri Mar 22 16:13:03 UTC 2013

I'm not sure what you're asking, exactly. Are you surprised that named 
would respond on an IPv6 link-local address if configured with 
"listen-on-v6 { any; };"?

         - Kevin
On 3/22/2013 5:35 AM, Alok Raj wrote:
> Hi,
> How dig-command is able to resolve an ip using link-local address, 
> /etc/resolv.conf has only one entry -- ipv6-link link local address, 
> if I write dig www.domain.com <http://www.domain.com>, it is able to 
> resolve that and print the address.
> Can anyone help me out in documentation or code please?
> Thanks,
> Alok
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