Stalling slave transfers

Tony Finch dot at
Wed May 15 14:58:37 UTC 2013

Tom Sommer <mail at> wrote:
> That works fine, but I think I figured out the problem, it was due to
> the server having acquired a 2nd (autodiscovered) IPv6 address, and it
> was using that as transfer source. It would be very helpful if the
> logfile said the actual source IP, and not just or ::#0. That
> would help debugging a lot.

I have found that if you have multiple master addresses listed for a slave
zone, named will not fall back to trying later addresses if the first one

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