Default query type of dig

Mark Andrews marka at
Wed Jun 25 21:43:59 UTC 2014

In message <53AAE51A.6000006 at>, "Dominik Mahrer (Teddy)" writes:
> Hi all,
> By default dig has a query type of A-records. Because I more and more
> work with IPv6 I would like to change the default behaver of dig to a
> query type of AAAA-records. Can this easily be done (I did not find a
> switch for .digrc nor another option) or is there a source code change
> needed?
> Thanks
> Teddy

	-t aaaa

	Note this will also affect -x

Mark Andrews, ISC
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